#### Jasminestarrr

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2(3x + 4)^2 + (2x + 3) x 2(3x + 4) x 3

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2(3x + 4)^2 + (2x + 3) x 2(3x + 4) x 3

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Type an asterisk * to show multiplication, instead:

I'm guessing that the instruction that comes with this math expression is "Simplify the given expression".2(3x + 4)^2 + (2x + 3) * 2(3x + 4) * 3

If so, then this exercise has to do with some things called the Order of Operations, the distributive property, the FOIL algorithm, and combining like-terms.

Have you learned about these things?

Please show your work or explain why you're stuck, so that we can figure out where to begin helping you.

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Perhaps an instruction to factor the given expression implies that you first simplify it to Ax^2+Bx+C form, and then factor that result. Doing this would be easy enough.

What are your thoughts, now?

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Can you factor the following expression:

2(3x + 4)^2 + (2x + 3) x 2(3x + 4) x 3

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Ax[SUP]2[/SUP] + Bx

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Subhotosh's question is designed to ascertain some sense of WHY the original poster is stuck. These are the types of questions that we must ask posters who do not share any useful information about their situation.

Some examples of actual cruel questions are:

"Why did you not tell us where you're stuck? Is it a big secret?"

"You forgot to inform us about your specific difficulty with this exercise. Do you expect us to read your mind?"

"Are you fishing for somebody to do your homework?"

"Would you like fries with that?"

Of course,

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