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MeowLover17
 one year ago
What is the Greatest Common Factor of x6 and x4?
MeowLover17
 one year ago
What is the Greatest Common Factor of x6 and x4?

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campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well think of it this way \[x^6 = x^4\times x^2\] this may help you identify the GCF

MeowLover17
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1well based off of my answer choices i think its X

MeowLover17
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1but it would be x^2

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0variable with the lowest degree always going to be GCF

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that's how i remember it ;P

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1437866368657:dw

campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no its not x^2 what looks the same \[x^6 = x^4 \times x^2 ~~~and~~~~~~x^4\]

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1437866420368:dw

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you're welcome

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0common variable with the smallest degree so in this question x^4 ,x^6 variables are common and smallest exponent is 4 so x^4 would be gcf another example \[\huge\rm x^{!3} , x^{20} ,x^{90}\] variables are common n alll 3 terms and smallest exponent is 13 so x^13 is gcf :=)
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