# How do you multiply (3x - 5w ) ( 8x - 5w )?

Jan 14, 2018

The answer to your question is $24 {x}^{2} - 55 x w + 25 {w}^{2}$

#### Explanation:

First, use the distributive property on the polynomial
$24 {x}^{2} - 15 x w - 40 x w + 25 {w}^{2}$

Next, combine like terms
$24 {x}^{2} - 55 x w + 25 {w}^{2}$