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anonymous

  • one year ago

Factor completely: 6x - 18 (1 point) 6(x + 3) 6(x - 3) 6x (-18) Prime Much appriciated!!!

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  1. vera_ewing
    • one year ago
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    Did you attempt to factor it?

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    yes but it didnt make sense so i went through the steps again and i still got confused

  3. vera_ewing
    • one year ago
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    What did you get?

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i feel like its B

  5. vera_ewing
    • one year ago
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    Yes, that's correct! Good job :)

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thanks!

  7. vera_ewing
    • one year ago
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    You're welcome!

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    so i just multiply it into the parenthesis right?

  9. UsukiDoll
    • one year ago
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    to check if you have factor correctly, all you have to do is use the distributive property and multiply the 6 6(x-3) 6(x) + 6(-3) 6x-18

  10. UsukiDoll
    • one year ago
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    to factor, we have to take out a common number and we have six because 6x - 6(3) since each term has 6, we pull it out and now it's factored 6(x-3)

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    oh okay

  12. UsukiDoll
    • one year ago
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    18 = 6 x 3 . that's how I split the 18 up

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