# How do you combine like terms in #(8x + 6x ^ { 3} - 2x ^ { 2} ) - ( x ^ { 4} - 8x ^ { 3} + x )#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 24, 2017

#### Explanation:

Each term with similar power can be combined

i.e.

Distribute the negative

Rearrange the expression according to the exponents (from highest to lowest)