# How do you write 3x-(-2+4x) in standard form?

Jun 7, 2017

$12 {x}^{2} + 3 x + 2$

#### Explanation:

Use the distributive property:

$3 x + 2 + 12 {x}^{2}$

Rewrite in ascending powers of $x$:

$12 {x}^{2} + 3 x + 2$