## Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

11y$^2$-4y-4
Distribute the negative sign to the parentheses and then combine like terms to simplify. (5y$^2$-y-8)-(-6y$^2$+3y-4) 5y$^2$-y-8+6y$^2$-3y+4 (5y$^2$+6y$^2$)+(-y-3y)+(-8+4) 11y$^2$-4y-4