would you foil this?

I'm thinking this got posted twice :)

I replied to this one https://www.wyzant.com/answers/975/hello_what_is_the_product_of_%283x2%29%28x4%29

would you foil this?

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I'm thinking this got posted twice :)

I replied to this one https://www.wyzant.com/answers/975/hello_what_is_the_product_of_%283x2%29%28x4%29

Use distributive property first:

= **3x**(x+4) + **2**(x+4)

= 3x^{2 }+ 12x + 2x + 8

= 3x^{2} + 14x + 8 (by adding like degree exponents)

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