Mathematics

What is common factoring ? 


Answers

shaun1

4 years ago Comment

Common factoring is taking a trinomial and breaking it up into two binomials that multiply together to get the trinomial. 

Examples:

x^2 + 5x + 6 = 0
(x + 3)(x+2) = 0

2x^2 - 14x + 20x = 0
(2x - 4)(x - 5)=0