## Key Concepts

**FOIL Method for Multiplying Two Binomials**—To multiply two binomials:- Multiply the
**First**terms. - Multiply the
**Outer**terms. - Multiply the
**Inner**terms. - Multiply the
**Last**terms.

- Multiply the
**Multiplying Two Binomials**—To multiply binomials, use the:- Distributive Property (see this example)
- FOIL Method (see this example)
- Vertical Method (see this example)

**Multiplying a Trinomial by a Binomial**—To multiply a trinomial by a binomial, use the:- Distributive Property (see this example)
- Vertical Method (see this example)