# Finite Math Examples

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Distribute the value across the operation.

Replace the variable with in the expression.

Simplify the result.

Remove parentheses around .

The final answer is .

Replace the variable with in the expression.

Simplify the result.

Multiply by .

The final answer is .

Compose the result function for by replacing the function designators with the actual functions.

Multiply by .

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply by by adding the exponents.

Move .

Combine and

Raise to the power of .

Use the power rule to combine exponents.

Add and .

Move to the left of the expression .

Simplify each term.

Move to the left of the expression .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Rewrite as .