What is Distributive Property?

The distributive property is represented in algebra as a(b+c) = ab +ac.suppose if the values are 3x(4+y) = (3x*4 )+ (3x * y)In arithmetic it can be represented as 4 (53) = 4(50+3) = 4*50 + 4*3 = 200 + 12 = 212.