# How do you multiply (2x+6)(x-2)?

How do you multiply (2x+6)(x-2)?
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Explanation:
$\left(2x+6\right)×\left(x-2\right)$
$=2{x}^{2}-4x+6x-12$
$=2{x}^{2}+2x-12$
Your answer is $2{x}^{2}+2x-12$
or
$2\left({x}^{2}+x-6\right)$
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Explanation:
each term in the second factor is multiplied by each
term in the first factor
$⇒\left(2x+6\right)\left(x-2\right)$
=2x(x-2)+6(x-2)
$=\left(2x×x\right)+\left(2x×-2\right)+\left(6×x\right)+\left(6×-2\right)$
$=2{x}^{2}-4x+6x-12$
$=2{x}^{2}+2x-12$