Algebra
posted by Devon on .
F) Why is (3x + 5) (x  2) + (2x  3) (x  2) not in factored form? What is the correct final factored form? What is this factoring method called?

I see a "common" factor of (x2) , so ...
(3x + 5) (x  2) + (2x  3) (x  2)
= (x2)[(3x+5) + (2x3)]
= (x2)(5x+2)