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Question - 3 (2+x) =8
1st Step: Find 3 groups of 2 and a number is 8
3rd Step: Add the 2's and x's together to complete the example
Another way you can do this is modeling so you have to draw even though your lazy.
3 (2+x) =8
If you see the picture above you see that the 2's and x's have been added like the 3rd step above.
Thank you! :)