UCSS Math II 3A.2.2 Example 1
- Walch Education
Factor the polynomial by finding the greatest common factor (GCF). Verify your results using the Distributive Property.
- Determine the common factors of the terms’ coefficients and variables.
- Write expressions for the remaining non-common factors.
- Factor the original polynomial by writing it as the product of the GCF and a polynomial whose terms are the expressions found in the previous step.
- Verify the result using the Distributive Property.