# What is Multiplication of Monomials by Polynomials?

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Feb 1, 2015

It works the same as with numbers. For numbers, you know that

For the same reason, if you have a monomial and you want to multiplicate it by a polynomial (which is a sum of monomials with some coefficients!), you follow the same rule.

For example, if your monomial is

you will calculate is as