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posted by Angie .
Is it possible to factor 2w1w^3? If so, how?

yes
let f(w) = w^3 + 2w  1
= (w^3  2w + 1)
f(1) = (12+1) = 0
so w1 is a factor
using synthetic division I go
(w^3  2w + 1)
= (w1)(w^2+w1)
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