## anonymous one year ago (a + b)(a 2 - ab + b 2)

1. TheSmartOne

Noted.

2. anonymous

ditto one also may note that $$\textit{difference of cubes} \\ \quad \\ a^3+b^3 = (a+b)(a^2-ab+b^2)\qquad (a+b)(a^2-ab+b^2)= a^3+b^3 \\ \quad \\ a^3-b^3 = (a-b)(a^2+ab+b^2)\qquad (a-b)(a^2+ab+b^2)= a^3-b^3$$