Posted by **Amanda** on Monday, December 7, 2009 at 3:07pm.

4y2 + 25y + 6

can you explain how to do step by step thanks

Factor completely

- math 10 grade -
**bobpursley**, Monday, December 7, 2009 at 3:18pm
You do it trial and error:

start with the y^2 factor

4,1

1,4

2,2

Then the six factors

6,1

1,6

3,2

2,3

put them together, need to make 25

Hmmm 4*6 +1*1 makes 25.

I hope that helps.

- math 10 grade -
**Reiny**, Monday, December 7, 2009 at 3:18pm
I had asked you earlier, what methods you had learned, but you changed your name again.

You will have to let me know which method I should explain, I use about 3 different methods.

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