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anonymous
 one year ago
An expression is shown below:
2x3y + 8xy − 4x2y − 16y
Part A: Rewrite the expression so that the GCF is factored completely. (4 points)
Part B: Rewrite the expression completely factored. Show the steps of your work. (6 points)
anonymous
 one year ago
An expression is shown below: 2x3y + 8xy − 4x2y − 16y Part A: Rewrite the expression so that the GCF is factored completely. (4 points) Part B: Rewrite the expression completely factored. Show the steps of your work. (6 points)

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Jacob902
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2A) 2x3y + 8xy  4x2y  16y looks like we can take out a 2y so 2y(x3 + 4x  2x2  8)

Jacob902
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2B) 2y(x3 + 4x  2x2  8) group like this 2y (x3  2x2) + (4x8) then factor x^2 and 4 2Y x2(x2) +4(x2) factor out x2 (2y)(x2)(x2+4) C) what do you think??

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0there is no c @Jacob902

Jacob902
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2anyways cool awesome hope you understand

princeharryyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.12x^2y(x2) +8y(x2) => (x2)(2x^2y+8y) =>2y(x2)(x^2+4)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is that for a or b? @princeharryyy

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the same answer @princeharryyy

Jacob902
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2I assume "2x3y + 8xy  4x2y  16y" means 2x³y + 8xy  4x²y  16y. If not, ignore my answer. Part A: 2y(x³ + 4x  2x²  8) Part B: 2y(x(x² + 4)  2(x² + 4)) = 2y(x  2)(x² + 4)

princeharryyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1See>> for A)) for the first part as we don't know what the values of x and y are, they are both variables the highest common factor can be any of the three 2y or (x2) or (x^2+4) but as you know (x2) is always less than (x^2+4) the GCF can only be 2y or (x^2+4) or (y or 2*(x^2+4))

princeharryyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1So, the answer most probably cannot be determined, because the answer can be from any of those two.

princeharryyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1for the second part >>> 2x^2y(x2) +8y(x2) => (x2)(2x^2y+8y) =>2y(x2)(x^2+4) was all >>> :) @mackenzieee I hope u r getting, what I am trying to say.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay I see now I am just a little confused on if that is showing my work for part b

princeharryyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1write three steps that's all >> the stuff that you need.

princeharryyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1thanks @Jacob902

princeharryyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1u r welcome @mackenzieee
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