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

(x$^2$+2)(x+3)
x$^3$+3x$^2$+2x+6 Factor out x$^2$ from the first two terms and 2 from the second two terms. x$^2$(x+3)+2(x+3) Then complete the grouping process. (x$^2$+2)(x+3)