Simplify (b-8)(4-c)

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(b-8)(4-c)
Expand (b-8)(4-c) using the FOIL Method.
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Apply the distributive property.
b(4-c)-8(4-c)
Apply the distributive property.
b⋅4+b(-c)-8(4-c)
Apply the distributive property.
b⋅4+b(-c)-8⋅4-8(-c)
b⋅4+b(-c)-8⋅4-8(-c)
Simplify terms.
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Simplify each term.
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Move 4 to the left of b.
4⋅b+b(-c)-8⋅4-8(-c)
Rewrite using the commutative property of multiplication.
4b-bc-8⋅4-8(-c)
Multiply -8 by 4.
4b-bc-32-8(-c)
Multiply -1 by -8.
4b-bc-32+8c
4b-bc-32+8c
Simplify the expression.
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Move -32.
4b-bc+8c-32
Reorder 4b and -bc.
-bc+4b+8c-32
-bc+4b+8c-32
-bc+4b+8c-32
Simplify (b-8)(4-c)

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