## Simplify the expression 3x(x – 12x) + 3×2 – 2(x – 2)2. Which statements are true about the process and simplified product? Check all that ap

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Simplify the expression 3x(x – 12x) + 3×2 – 2(x – 2)2. Which statements are true about the process and simplified product? Check all that apply. The term –2(x – 2)2 is simplified by first squaring the expression x – 2. The simplified product is a binomial. After multiplying, the like terms are combined by adding and subtracting. The parentheses are eliminated through multiplication. The final simplified product is –28×2 +8x – 8.

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### 5. The final simplified product is  FALSE

Step-by-step explanation:

Here, the given expression is :

Now, let us first solve the given expression step wise:

Now, here the given statements are:

1. The term is simplified by first squaring the expression (x – 2).

TRUE

2. The simplified product is a binomial. TRUE

3. After multiplying, the like terms are combined by adding and subtracting.

TRUE

4. The parentheses are eliminated through multiplication.  TRUE

5. The final simplified product is   FALSE

As the simplified expression is: