# Math Help - Simplifying Multiplication

1. ## Simplifying Multiplication

how would you solve this correctly?

4y * x2

i got the answer 4x^2y. is this correct?

2. Originally Posted by allsmiles
how would you solve this correctly?

4y * x2

i got the answer 4x^2y. is this correct?
$4y \cdot x^2=4x^2y$