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12-183.

Use the pattern for (*a* + *b*)^{4} to expand (3*x* + 1)^{4}. Homework Help ✎

Recall Pascal's Triangle and the expanded form of (*a* + *b*)^{4}.

Substitute 3*x* for *a* and 1 for *b*.

81*x*^{4} + 108*x*^{3} + 54*x*^{2} + 12*x* + 1