parenthetical is an application of the . Each term of the first multiplies each term of the second expression.
If needed, the Distributive Property can be used again to find the required product.
A particular example is shown below.
Usually, it is possible simplify the result by
Sometimes this type of products are represented using a table of products
like the one shown below. This table illustrates how the number of total products depends on the number of terms of the expressions being multiplied.
As it can be seen in the table above, the multiplication of an expression of
terms times an expression of
terms results in