Thursday

July 31, 2014

July 31, 2014

Posted by **jas20** on Saturday, February 24, 2007 at 8:45pm.

to factor a number you....

and then can you explain to me

To factor an algebraic expression into prime factors means.....

thanks

This is how I would complete these two sentences.

To factor a number, you break it down into smaller parts.

To factor an algebraic expression into prime factors means to rewrite the expression in simplest form.

I hope this helps and is what you were asking.

**Related Questions**

math,help - What does it mean to factor an algebraic expression into prime ...

MATH, ALGEBRA - CAN SOMEONE CORRECT THIS: lIST ALL THE FACTORS OF 16? mY ANSWER...

algebra - 3ax^2 - 27a You can factor that into 3a (x^2 - 9), which also equals ...

math please - what exactly is a prime factor would x-5 x+5 and x2+25 all be ...

Algebra - Find the LCD for the given rational expressions, and convert each ...

Algebra - Explain why x^2 + 5x + 8 is prime (not factorable). How do you know? ...

Algebra - Explain why x^2 +5x + 8 is prime(not factorable) How do you know? Give...

Liberal Arts Math - how would i solve this problem?? it says factor the ...

Math - I have a question that I answered and I'm not sure that it is right. Here...

Algebra - I have a question I hope someone can explain it to me. We are working ...