Simplify (-a-6b+4)*(2ab)

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(-a-6b+4)⋅(2ab)
Apply the distributive property.
-a(2ab)-6b(2ab)+4(2ab)
Simplify.
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Multiply a by a by adding the exponents.
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Move a.
-(a⋅a)(2b)-6b(2ab)+4(2ab)
Multiply a by a.
-a2(2b)-6b(2ab)+4(2ab)
-a2(2b)-6b(2ab)+4(2ab)
Multiply b by b by adding the exponents.
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Move b.
-a2(2b)-6(b⋅b)(2a)+4(2ab)
Multiply b by b.
-a2(2b)-6b2(2a)+4(2ab)
-a2(2b)-6b2(2a)+4(2ab)
Multiply 2 by 4.
-a2(2b)-6b2(2a)+8(ab)
-a2(2b)-6b2(2a)+8(ab)
Simplify each term.
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Rewrite using the commutative property of multiplication.
-1⋅2(a2b)-6b2(2a)+8(ab)
Multiply -1 by 2.
-2(a2b)-6b2(2a)+8(ab)
Rewrite using the commutative property of multiplication.
-2a2b-6⋅2(b2a)+8(ab)
Multiply -6 by 2.
-2a2b-12b2a+8ab
-2a2b-12b2a+8ab
Simplify (-a-6b+4)*(2ab)

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