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

Sep 23, 2015

= color(blue)(6x^2 -5x - 6

#### Explanation:

color(blue)((3x+2)) * (2x−3)

Both terms of the first bracket are multiplied with both terms of the second bracket.

= color(blue)((3x)) * (2x−3)+ color(blue)((2)) * (2x-3)

$= 6 {x}^{2} - 9 x + 4 x - 6$

= color(blue)(6x^2 -5x - 6