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# Gary applied the distributive property using the greatest common factor to determine the expression that is equivalent to 66 + 36. His work is shown below.Factors of 66: 1, 2, 3, 6, 11, 22, 33, 66Factors of 36: 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 9, 12, 18, 3666 + 36 = 3(22 + 12)What statement best describes Gary’s error?

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Answer:Gary did not use the greatest common factor in the expression.Step-by-step explanation:Both factors of 36 and 66 are correct. Gary also used equivalent expressions. I hope this helps.