# SOLUTION: Can you help me simplify (-7-5i) - (-2+8i) thank you

Algebra ->  Algebra  -> Radicals -> SOLUTION: Can you help me simplify (-7-5i) - (-2+8i) thank you      Log On

 Ad: Algebra Solved!™: algebra software solves algebra homework problems with step-by-step help! Ad: Algebrator™ solves your algebra problems and provides step-by-step explanations!

 Algebra: Radicals -- complicated equations involving roots Solvers Lessons Answers archive Quiz In Depth

 Question 76550: Can you help me simplify (-7-5i) - (-2+8i) thank youFound 2 solutions by rmromero, stargrl12566:Answer by rmromero(383)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! Can you help me simplify (-7-5i) - (-2+8i) thank you (-7-5i) - (-2+8i) (-7-5i) - 1(-2+8i) Distributive Property (-7-5i) - 1(-2) + (-1)(8i) -7 - 5i + 2 - 8i Combine like terms -5 - 13i Answer by stargrl12566(16)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!(-7-5i)-(-2+8i) (-7-5i)+(2-8i) Distribute negative (-7+2)+(-5i-8i) Put like terms together -5+(-13i) Add like terms -5-13i anwser