# What is 155 x 97 using distributive property?

155 * 97 = 155 * (100 - 3) = 155*100 - 155*3 = 155*100 - (150 + 5)*3

= 155*100 - 150*3 - 5*3

= 15500 - 450 - 15

= 15035

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