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    I am trying to use the distributive property to find the product of (and combine terms for) this problem:

    (y^2 z - 3y^4)(y^2 z + 2x^2 - y^4).

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    Using the distributive property, we have
    (y^2 z - 3y^4)(y^2 z + 2x^2 - y^4)
    =(y^2 z - ...

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    The distributive property and combining terms are investigated and the details are discussed in the solution.