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zincxylon

  • 3 years ago

Identify the GCF of 6x2y2 − 8xy2 + 10xy3

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  1. GOODMAN
    • 3 years ago
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    What can be removed from here?

  2. GOODMAN
    • 3 years ago
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    What does 6, 8 and 10 have in common?

  3. zincxylon
    • 3 years ago
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    2

  4. GOODMAN
    • 3 years ago
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    Correct, we will take out 2 What about the x2 x and x?

  5. zincxylon
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    They all have x in common

  6. zincxylon
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    or at least 1x in common ergo x will be left correct?

  7. GOODMAN
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    Correct, now you have added x to the list of removed items.

  8. GOODMAN
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    And now the y's y2, y2 and y?

  9. zincxylon
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    so we will remove 1y and be left with y^2 ? because y^2 - y = y

  10. zincxylon
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    so with that done we would get 2xy^2

  11. zincxylon
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    I think

  12. GOODMAN
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    Now we got add y2 to the list of removed items. Now all together now! 2xy2 is our gcf

  13. GOODMAN
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    Correct!! Good job!

  14. zincxylon
    • 3 years ago
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    Thank you very much

  15. GOODMAN
    • 3 years ago
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    No problem :)

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