Thursday

October 23, 2014

October 23, 2014

Posted by **Maria** on Thursday, May 10, 2007 at 8:36pm.

2xy-3y-40x+60

I studied polynomials, but I don't know what it means to factor them.

Do you have a definition in your textbook or notes or something?

B-cuz then I'll be able to help you.

~brie:.}

Factoring a polynomial is the opposite process of multiplying polynomials. Recall that when you factor a number, you are looking for prime factors that multiply together to give the number.

geez, I have no clue...

well, I have some ideas, but I'd hate to set you on the wrong track...

hopefully someone else can help you b-cuz I can't figure it out, I've never learned how to factor polynomials before

sorry

~brie

oh its ok. thanks for your time. =)

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Liberal Arts Math - factor the polynomial completely: 2xy-3y-40x+60 2xy-40x-3y+...

math,correction - Can someone correct these for me plz... Problem#6 Factor. x(x-...

polynomials - i also have theses to solve Factor the polynomial x2 + 5x + 6 ...

Math-Factoring 2 - Factor Completely 2x^3-40x^2-192x I have a common factor of x...

algebra - factor completely. remember to look first for a common factor. if a ...

math - factor the polynomial completely... 3x-15+2xy-10y

polynomials - lol, i also have these Factor the polynomial x2 + 3x – 18. Which ...

algebra 1 - Can someone solve theses for me? Factor the polynomial x2 + 7x + 12 ...

algebra - 6. Vicky factored 30x2 + 76x + 48 as follows: Line 1 30x2 + 76x + 48 ...

MATH FACTOR POLYNOMIALS - Factor the polynomial. Please show all work. x^2+2x-3