# Precalculus Examples

Simplify each term.

Rewrite as .

Expand using the FOIL Method.

Apply the distributive property.

Apply the distributive property.

Apply the distributive property.

Remove parentheses.

Simplify and combine like terms.

Simplify each term.

Use the power rule to combine exponents.

Add and .

Move to the left of the expression .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Subtract from .

Rewrite as .

Expand using the FOIL Method.

Apply the distributive property.

Apply the distributive property.

Apply the distributive property.

Remove parentheses.

Simplify and combine like terms.

Simplify each term.

Use the power rule to combine exponents.

Add and .

Move to the left of the expression .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Subtract from .

Simplify the expression.

Remove unnecessary parentheses.

Add and .

Move to the left side of the equation by subtracting it from both sides.

Subtract from .