# How do you multiply #(a^2+2)(3a^2-4)#?

##### 1 Answer

Here is your problem:

You can think of this problem just like you think of the Distributive Property:

Common mistakes on this problem are usually made when distributing with higher powers like

Keep practicing the Distributive Property with two terms (binomial) times two terms. This is what people refer to as "FOIL"... First terms times each other, Outside terms times each other, Inside terms times each other, and Last terms times each other. Good luck!