## Intermediate Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

$8x^3$
Given:$16x^3+24x^4$ This can be written in the exponent form as: $=(2^4)(x^3)+(2^3)(3)(x^4)$ $=2^3x^3(2+3x)$ This gives $GCF=2^3x^3=8x^3$