Elementary Algebra

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285194055
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-405-9

Chapter 6 - Factoring, Solving Equations, and Problem Solving - 6.1 - Factoring by Using the Distributive Property - Concept Quiz 6.1: 1

Answer

False.

Work Step by Step

The coefficient of the given $\text{GCF}$ is $2$. However, the coefficients of the $3$ terms of the expression are $6,12,$ and $18$. Since the $\text{GCF}$ of the coefficients is $6$, not $2$, there is no way that the given GCF is correct.
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.