# What is the standard form of #y=(2x-7)(-x+2) -5x^2-8#?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 25, 2015

#### Explanation:

To write this in standard form, we need to

1) Multiply/Expand the fist two factor

2) Then combine like terms

#=> (-2x^2 +4x +7x -14) -5x^2 -8#

#=> -2x^2 +11x -14 -5x^2 -8#

#=>y = -7x^2 +11x -22#