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anonymous
 3 years ago
Identify the factors of x2 − 4x − 12.
(x + 4)(x − 3)
(x − 4)(x + 3)
(x − 2)(x + 6)
(x + 2)(x − 6)
anonymous
 3 years ago
Identify the factors of x2 − 4x − 12. (x + 4)(x − 3) (x − 4)(x + 3) (x − 2)(x + 6) (x + 2)(x − 6)

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well i asked my teacher and she was it was the answer.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0shes not good at explaining though

skullpatrol
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Let's do it together: Multiply the first terms of the binomials, what do you get?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the binomials are 2 and 4 right ? or by terms u mean x and y ?

skullpatrol
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1$$(x + 2)$$is one binomial and$$(x − 6)$$is another binomial. Each of x, 2 and 6 are called terms.

skullpatrol
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1A monomial is an expression that is either a numeral, a variable or the product of a numeral and one or more variables.

skullpatrol
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1In the expression a + b a and b are called terms

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh okay thank u :) so then what ?

skullpatrol
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Multiply the first terms of the binomials, what do you get?

skullpatrol
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1$$(x + 2)(x − 6)$$ hmm?

skullpatrol
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1363720290995:dw

skullpatrol
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Then multiply the first term of each binomial by the last term of the other and add these products.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0soo sorry. i had to go offline for a while

skullpatrol
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1and finally, multiply the last terms of the binomials.

skullpatrol
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1By following these steps you will see that $$(x + 2)(x − 6)=x^2 − 4x − 12$$
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