Posted by **Nick** on Friday, February 29, 2008 at 7:34pm.

I need help with factoring trinomials completely. My teacher's example is:

2x^2-12x+18

2(x^2-6x+9)

2(x-3)(x-3)

I need help with:

6x^2-26x-20

I just can't get this stuff so if you can please help me I'd greatly appreciate it.

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**Count Iblis**, Friday, February 29, 2008 at 7:40pm
6x^2-26x-20 =

2(3x^2 - 13 x - 10) =

2(3 x + 2)(x - 5)

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**Nick**, Friday, February 29, 2008 at 7:50pm
Wow, thanks, now there is one more type I am stuck on and it is:

6y^2-24

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**Jake1214**, Friday, February 29, 2008 at 7:54pm
6(y^2-4)

6(y-2)(y+2)...

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**Nick**, Friday, February 29, 2008 at 7:57pm
Incredible. Thanks you two, you really helped me.

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