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Factor 3x^2y^2 -xy^2-2y^2 Show your work

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    you know that ^ means exponent right not multiply

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @nincompoop

  3. anonymous
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    Yeah I need help solving it with steps

  4. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    Take out the GCF y^2

  5. jdoe0001
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    \(\bf 3x^2y^2 -xy^2-2y^2\implies 3{\color{blue}{ x}}x{\color{blue}{ yy}}-x{\color{blue}{ yy}}-2{\color{blue}{ yy}}\) take the common factor

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I'm really confused

  7. jdoe0001
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    hmm \(\bf 3x^2y^2 -xy^2-2y^2\implies 3{x}x{\color{blue}{ yy}}-x{\color{blue}{ yy}}-2{\color{blue}{ yy}}\) rather

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I don't even know where to start

  9. welshfella
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    y^2(3x^2 - x - 2)

  10. anonymous
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    Yes could you please show me the steps

  11. DecentNabeel
    • one year ago
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    \[\mathrm{Factor}\:-2y^2+3x^2y^2-xy^2:\quad y^2\left(x-1\right)\left(3x+2\right)\]

  12. jdoe0001
    • one year ago
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    hmm do you know how to take a common factor?

  13. anonymous
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    Nope

  14. jdoe0001
    • one year ago
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    well.. then you may want to cover that firstly then

  15. DecentNabeel
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    3x^2y^2 -xy^2-2y^2 take out y^2 \[=y^2\left(3x^2-x-2\right)\] \[\mathrm{Factor}\:3x^2-x-2:\quad \left(x-1\right)\left(3x+2\right)\] \[=y^2\left(x-1\right)\left(3x+2\right)\]

  16. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    3x^2y^2-xy^2-2y^2 -2y^2 +3x^2y^2-xy^2

  17. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I just want to put this all together so it won't be difficult for you for your reference: Pulling out like terms : 5.1 Pull out like factors : 3x2y2 - xy2 - 2y2 = y2 • (3x2 - x - 2) Trying to factor by splitting the middle term 5.2 Factoring 3x2 - x - 2 The first term is, 3x2 its coefficient is 3 . The middle term is, -x its coefficient is -1 . The last term, "the constant", is -2 Step-1 : Multiply the coefficient of the first term by the constant 3 • -2 = -6 Step-2 : Find two factors of -6 whose sum equals the coefficient of the middle term, which is -1 . -6 + 1 = -5 -3 + 2 = -1 That's it Step-3 : Rewrite the polynomial splitting the middle term using the two factors found in step 2 above, -3 and 2 3x2 - 3x + 2x - 2 Step-4 : Add up the first 2 terms, pulling out like factors : 3x • (x-1) Add up the last 2 terms, pulling out common factors : 2 • (x-1) Step-5 : Add up the four terms of step 4 : (3x+2) • (x-1) Which is the desired factorization

  18. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Thank you so much! Could you help on another

  19. anonymous
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    Factor x^2+6x+9

  20. DecentNabeel
    • one year ago
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    \[\mathrm{Factor}\:x^2+6x+9:\quad \left(x+3\right)^2\]

  21. anonymous
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    1 Q per thread pls.

  22. anonymous
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    & Try tipping those who help you out by rewarding them w/ a medal by clicking that 'best response' button.

  23. anonymous
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    Ok thanks so muc!

  24. anonymous
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  25. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @DecentNabeel x^2 +3x +3x +9

  26. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    What's after

  27. DecentNabeel
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    \[\mathrm{Simplify}\:x^2+3x+3x+9:\quad x^2+6x+9\]

  28. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    (X+3)(x+3)

  29. DecentNabeel
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    \[\mathrm{Simplify}\:\left(x+3\right)\left(x+3\right):\quad \left(x+3\right)^2\]

  30. DecentNabeel
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    Happy @kayleeq :)

  31. anonymous
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    Wait what happened I'm sorry

  32. anonymous
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    Factor x^2 -25

  33. DecentNabeel
    • one year ago
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    (x-5)(x+5)

  34. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Is that all the steps

  35. anonymous
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    Is a common factor for all of the x^2

  36. DecentNabeel
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    x^2 -25 this formula a^2-b^2=(a-b)(a+b) x^2-5^2=(x-5)(x+5)

  37. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Is that all of the steps though I'm so confused

  38. DecentNabeel
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    tell me why confused

  39. DecentNabeel
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    \[x^2-25=\left(x+5\right)\left(x-5\right)\]

  40. anonymous
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    Is that the steps I don't know how to do this I've been at it for forever

  41. DecentNabeel
    • one year ago
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    you know a^2-b^2=(a-b)(a+b)

  42. DecentNabeel
    • one year ago
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    do you know this

  43. anonymous
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    What are the steps can you please show me with the actual numbers please yes but is am so conus fed with this question please help me

  44. DecentNabeel
    • one year ago
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    x^2 -25 use this formula:a^2-b^2=(a-b)(a+b): 25=5^2 x^2-5^2=(x-5)(x+5)

  45. DecentNabeel
    • one year ago
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    MATHEMATICAL FORMULAE Algebra 1. (a + b)2 = a2 + 2ab + b2; a2 + b2 = (a + b)2 − 2ab 2. (a − b)2 = a2 − 2ab + b2; a2 + b2 = (a − b)2 + 2ab 3. (a + b + c)2 = a2 + b2 + c2 + 2(ab + bc + ca) 4. (a + b)3 = a3 + b3 + 3ab(a + b); a3 + b3 = (a + b)3 − 3ab(a + b) 5. (a − b)3 = a3 − b3 − 3ab(a − b); a3 − b3 = (a − b)3 + 3ab(a − b) 6. a2 − b2 = (a + b)(a − b)

  46. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Oooooooooo ok I got that see I just needed some explaination now only the second and third polynomial share a common factor is that correct it is x^2

  47. DecentNabeel
    • one year ago
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    yes

  48. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Ok thank you sooooooooo much

  49. DecentNabeel
    • one year ago
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    welcome @kayleeq

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