# How do you simplify #2x + 3 + x#?

##### 2 Answers

Jun 30, 2018

See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

First, group like terms:

Now, combine like terms:

If necessary, we could also factor out the common term:

Jun 30, 2018

#### Explanation:

Given:

Add like-terms.

We can also factor. Take out the common term, which is