## Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

$2y^{3}-8y^{2}+3y-12$
Using the FOIL method, $(2y^{2}+3)(y-4)=(2y^{2})(y)+(2y^{2})(-4)+(3)(y)+3(-4).$ Simplifying, the above expression reduces to $2y^{3}-8y^{2}+3y-12.$