# Identities don't have degree

Algebra Level 3

$4(x^2 + 2x + 1)(x^2 + 3x -2) + (x - 3)^2 \\ = (ax^2 + bx + c)^2$ If the above equation is always correct, then what is the value of $$a^2 + b^2 +c^2$$?

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