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toxicsugar22

  • 5 years ago

Find the first terms of the product in ascending powers. (1-2x^2-x^4)(4+x^2-2x^4)

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  1. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    4+x^2-2x^4-8x^2-2x^4+4x^6-4x^4-x^6+2x^8 Group like terms and simplify 2x^8+3x^6-8x^4-7x^2+4

  2. toxicsugar22
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    you mean group like terms in 2x^8+3x^6-8x^4-7x^2+

  3. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    Group terms with the same exponent, then simplify. I didn't show it but I did it.

  4. toxicsugar22
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    is that the answer

  5. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    the answer is the terms in front. 2,3,-8,-7, and 4... or just 2 if they want the FIRST term only

  6. toxicsugar22
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    no in three terms

  7. anonymous
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    You want the first three terms? 2,3,-8...

  8. toxicsugar22
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    thanks

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