Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-805-X
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-805-9

Chapter 5 - Section 5.3 - Special Products - Exercise Set: 41

Answer

$1-y^8$

Work Step by Step

Using $(a+b)(a-b)=a^2-b^2$ or the special product of the sum and difference of like terms, the product of the given expression, $ (1-y^4)(1+y^4) ,$ is \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} 1(1)-y^4(y^4) \\\\= 1-y^8 .\end{array}
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