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 2 years ago
Factoring help?
x^2+ 24x + 144
Can someone show me the steps on how to factor this?
 2 years ago
Factoring help? x^2+ 24x + 144 Can someone show me the steps on how to factor this?

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JenniferSmart1
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[x^2+24x+144\] so he gave you the answer....do you know how to get to that answer?

micahwood50
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@jayz657 Care to explain how you got it?

vivalakoda
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Thanks for the answer, but I really want to understand how to do the problem.

micahwood50
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What does this mean? @jayz657

jayz657
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1find multiples that multiples to 144 and find terms that add up to 24

jayz657
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the numbers that meet those conditions are your factors

vivalakoda
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3I still don't understand. But thank you

jayz657
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1sorry i explain better so you have a quadratic x^2 + bx + c and the cross this shows thisdw:1350243509596:dw so (d)(e) has to = c and d + e has to = b

jayz657
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i hope you got this so after you get d and e your answer will be (x+d)(x+e)

vivalakoda
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Makes sense. Thank you! :)

jayz657
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1haha np glad to help and make sure that there is no coefficient in front of the x^2 for this to work, otherwise you have to take it a step further
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