Simplify this expression.

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2(10) + 2(x – 4)
O 2x + 16
O x + 12
0 2x + 12
O
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Given:

The expression is

2(10)+2(x-4)

To find:

The simplified form of the given expression.

Solution:

We have,

2(10)+2(x-4)

Using distributive property, we get

=20+2(x)+2(-4)

=20+2x+(-8)

=20+2x-8

On combining like terms, we get

=2x+(20-8)

=2x+16

Therefore, the correct option is A.

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