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lamthornhill

  • 3 years ago

The factor polynomial for the perimeter....... 2x^2+18x+36

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  1. helder_edwin
    • 3 years ago
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    i don't understand. do u have to factor this polynomial?

  2. lamthornhill
    • 3 years ago
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    yes, it's the second part of the questions...... basically it wanting the number that will multiply to 36 and add to 18

  3. Decart
    • 3 years ago
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    (2x+6)(x+6)

  4. lamthornhill
    • 3 years ago
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    decart that was the wrong answer......... the answer was 2(x+6)(x+3).

  5. helder_edwin
    • 3 years ago
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    no. that is the right answer. what u just wrote is exactly the same.

  6. lamthornhill
    • 3 years ago
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    they want the answer to look like what I just wrote on here........

  7. Decart
    • 3 years ago
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    2(x+9+18)

  8. Decart
    • 3 years ago
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    then factor further

  9. lamthornhill
    • 3 years ago
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    I'm having to do a completely different one now so that I can get full credit for the problem

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