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anonymous

  • 5 years ago

How do you factor x(x+3)+2(x+3)?

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  1. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    x(x+3)+2(x+3) = x²+3x + 2x + 6 = x²+5x+6=(x+2)(x+3)

  2. urimare
    • 5 years ago
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    (x+3)(x+2)

  3. anonymous
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    Factor by grouping: Treat the problem as 2 terms notice that both terms have x+3 as factors factor out x+3 from the first term you will have an x left over from your 2nd term you will have a 2 left over (x+3) ( x + 2 )

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