Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-805-X
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-805-9

Chapter 6 - Review Exercises: 16

Answer

3(x+4)(x-2)

Work Step by Step

First factor out the GCF. 3x$^2$+6x-24 3(x$^2$+2x-8) In the trinomial x$^2$+2x-12, b=2 and c=-8. The set of factors of c whose sum is equal to b are 4 and -2. Therefore the final factorization is: 3(x+4)(x-2)
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