(23x - 152a)

19x(23-8a)

If 'x' is meant to be multiplication, then you distribute 19:

19x23 - 19x8a

Giving:

437 - 152a

And since you cannot combine like terms, this is the answer.

If 'x' is meant as a variable, then you distribute 19x:

19x(23) - 19x(8a)

Giving:

437x - 152ax

And since you cannot combine like terms, this is the answer.

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