Posted by anonymous on .
5x^215
if you factor it it equals 5(x^23) right?

factroing monomials 
Reiny,
correct

factroing monomials 
anonymous,
what about 8a+10b16= 2(4a+5b8)
3c^46c^215c= 3(c^42c^23) 
factroing monomials 
Reiny,
first one is correct, the second should be
3c^46c^215c= 3(c^42c^25)
You could easily check if you are correct by simply expanding your answer.