# Find f(g(x)) f(x)=2x^2-4x-3 , g(x)=(x-4)(x+4) ,
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Expand using the FOIL Method.
Apply the distributive property.
Apply the distributive property.
Apply the distributive property.
Combine the opposite terms in .
Reorder the factors in the terms and .
Subtract from .
Simplify each term.
Multiply by .
Multiply by .
Apply the distributive property.
Multiply by .
Subtract from .