# Algebra

Is this simplified?
6a2 + 4a2b - 4ab - 3b

*The 2's are exponents

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1. yes

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2. Ok thanks!

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3. You could also write it as
6a^2 + b(4a^2 -4a -3)
= 6a^2 + b(2a +1)(2a -3)

That has even more terms, but looks better to me.

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