## Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

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# Chapter 5 - Section 5.5 - The Greatest Common Factor and Factoring by Grouping - Exercise Set: 66

(2x - 5)(2x + y)

#### Work Step by Step

1. Factor out the GCF from the two groups of two monomials. 4$x^{2}$ + 2xy - 10x - 5y = 2x(2x + y) - 5(2x + y) 2. Use the distributive property to simplify. (2x - 5)(2x + y)

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