1 - 4 The Distributive Property
|Like Terms||Terms that contain the same variables, with corresponding variables having the same exponent|
|Simplest Form|| An expression is in simplest form when it is replaced by an equivalent expression having no like terms or parentheses.|
When there are no factors, other than 1, left between terms of an expression. when an expression is replaced by an equivalent expression having no like terms or parentheses.
|Coefficient||The numerical factor of a term|
|Distributive Property||a property indicating a special way in which multiplication is applied to addition of two or more numbers in which each term inside a set of parentheses can be multiplied by a factor outside the parentheses, such as a(b + c) = ab + ac|