# How do you expand and simplify #(2x-3) (3x+4)#?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 28, 2016

The expanded and simplified version of

#### Explanation:

**Expanding**

A good way to memorize the order of expanding is through the acronym: FOIL -> First, outside, inside, last. This is useful for binomial expressions.

#(2x-3)(3x+4)#

#=6x^2+8x-9x-12#

#=6x^2-x-12#

**Simplifying** means to combine like terms, and I've already done that when expanding.

Therefore, the expanded and simplified version of

Hope this helps :)