# Math Help - Binomial Theorem

1. ## Binomial Theorem

How would i use the binomial theorem to expand
(x+a)^4

2. Binomial Expansion

$(x+y)^n=\sum_{k=0}^n{n \choose k}x^{n-k}y^{k}\quad\quad\quad(1)
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Applying

$(x+a)^4=x^4+4x^3a+6x^2a^2+4xa^3+a^4$