Algebra 2 Common Core

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133186024
ISBN 13: 978-0-13318-602-4

Skills Handbook - Factoring and Operations with Polynomials - Exercises: 9

Answer

$$(x+4)(x+1)$$

Work Step by Step

Factor $$x^{2}+5x+4.$$ Find numbers that are factors of $4$ and sum to $5$: $$(4)(1)=4;\space 4+1=5.$$ The polynomial is a product of two binomials: $$x^{2}+5x+4=(x+4)(x+1).$$
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.