# Ideal * Ideal -- product of ideals

## Synopsis

• Operator: *
• Usage:
I * J
• Inputs:
• Outputs:
• an ideal, the product of the two ideals I and J

## Description

 i1 : R = QQ[t][a..d]; i2 : I = ideal(a,(t+1)*c) * ideal(a^2,b^2) 3 2 2 2 o2 = ideal (a , a*b , (t + 1)a c, (t + 1)b c) o2 : Ideal of R
The generators produced are not generally minimal. Use trim(Ideal) or mingens(Ideal) to find a smaller generating set.