Apply the distributive property.

Apply the distributive property.

Apply the distributive property.

Combine the opposite terms in .

Reorder the factors in the terms and .

Add and .

Add and .

Simplify each term.

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

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 .

Add and .

Simplify each term.

Multiply by by adding the exponents.

Use the power rule to combine exponents.

Add and .

Multiply by .

Simplify (y+2)(y-2)(y^2+4)