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 one year ago
Choose the correct simplification of the expression (−2x + 4y)(3x − 7y).
−6x^2 − 2xy − 28y^2
6x^2 + 26xy − 28y^2
−6x^2 + 26xy + 28y^2
−6x^2 + 26xy − 28y^2
 one year ago
Choose the correct simplification of the expression (−2x + 4y)(3x − 7y). −6x^2 − 2xy − 28y^2 6x^2 + 26xy − 28y^2 −6x^2 + 26xy + 28y^2 −6x^2 + 26xy − 28y^2

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skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1What have you tried?

mikaa_toxica13
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i have no idea. and i jus went through something big so my mind isnt even on math right now.

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Have you heard of the FOIL method?

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1What grade/age level are you?

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Anyway FOIL is a way to remember how to do these type of questions.

skullpatrol
 one year ago
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skullpatrol
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skullpatrol
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@mikaa_toxica13 Are you still there?

mikaa_toxica13
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes sorry. im having some family drama right now.

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I'm sorry to hear that, but I'm trying to teach you the FOIL method. Please stop me and ask any questions.

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Each letter in the word FOIL stands for one step in the method.

mikaa_toxica13
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay no problem.

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I just showed what the "F" in FOIL means. Did you follow that?

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Are you unsure at all?

mikaa_toxica13
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0not too sure what a binomial is

mikaa_toxica13
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i have to get off for a few minutes. but u can continue to explain and i will write back when im back online. if u want.

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The word "binomial" comes from the two parts: "bi" which means two because it has two terms like (a +b) and "nomial" which means name or just term.

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1(−2x + 4y)(3x − 7y) multiply the First terms of the binomials (2x)(3x) = 6x^2

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1(2x + 4y) is a binomial and (3x 7y) is a binomial, so the FOIL method works when you are multiplying two binomials. Recall each of 2x, 4y, 3x, and 7y are called terms, right?

skullpatrol
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skullpatrol
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1multiply the first term of each binomial by the last term of the other and add these products: "O" stands for Outer terms and "I" stands for inner terms

skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The last letter in the word "FOIL" is L and it stands for multiply the Last terms of the binomials.

skullpatrol
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skullpatrol
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You can put all the letters together and get the answer now. Good luck with your studies.
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