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Carlos A.

asked • 09/25/18

When substituting a variable in a term with an exponent, how do I write and solve it?

IE: -2x^2
Do I do:
-2(x)^2,
-2(x^2)
or (-2x)^2
I say this because of a problem I have that says "h(x)=-4x^2 -2x+5"

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