# SOLUTION: Find (4a-2b + c) - (5c+ a - 4b).

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Polynomials-and-rational-expressions Question 84167: Find (4a-2b + c) - (5c+ a - 4b). Found 2 solutions by funmath, Earlsdon:Answer by funmath(2925)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Find (4a-2b + c) - (5c+ a - 4b). 4a-2b+c-5c-a+4b Distribute the negative sign. 4a-a-2b+4b+c-5c Combine your like terms. (4-1)a+(-2+4)b+(1-5)c Happy Calculating!!! Sorry, I had a type-o. Answer by Earlsdon(6294)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Simplify: Remove the parentheses and remember to change the sign of each term in the second set of parentheses. Why?...because you are, in effect, multiplying each term by -1 (the distributive property) when you remove these parentheses. Now combine like-terms.