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Multiplication of Polynomials

Multiplication of Polynomials

Author: Craig Nelson

To explain how to multiply polynomials.

A visual explanation of how to multiply polynomials with examples.

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Words To Know

• F.O.I.L. - Foil stands for First Outside Inside Last and refers to the order of operations for multiplying polynomials.

If you need any help with the distributive property take a look at this video:

Salman Khan explaining and demonstrating the distributive property.

Multiplication of Polynomials

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