Multiplying Polynomials and Factoring for the GED
Somethings never change! Remember the step-by-step process you learned for multiplying large numbers back in elementary school? Turns out that multiplying polynomials is basically the same process.
When multiplying polynomials, each term in the first grouping multiplies with each term in the second grouping. Finally, make sure that you simplify your final answer by combining any like terms.
Check out the videos at the bottom of this lesson for some worked example problems!
Practice a mix of multiplication with monomials, binomials, trinomials, plus squaring binomials on this Kuta Software worksheet.