# factor

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### science help

Two factors which cause global climate change are listed below. Factor 1: Volcanic eruptions. Factor 2: Changes in the amount of Sun’s heat received by the Earth’s atmosphere and surface. Which of these statements is correct about the two factors which cause global climate...

### math

If the sides of a box all double in length, by how much does its volume increase? By a factor of 2 By a factor of 4 By a factor of 6 By a factor of 8 Explain your answer.

### stats

two factor ANOVA indep measures exper. 2 level factor A 3 level factor B n=5 in each treatment SS df ms between 240 5 factor A ? 1 ? Fa=24 factor B ? 2 ? AxB 60 2 30 within ? 24 5 are this answers right for SS A=120 B=80 w/I=120

### Math

Use the Factor Theorem to determine whether x-3 is a factor of P(x)=2x^3-5x^-9 . Specifically, evaluate P at the proper value, and then determine whether x-3 is a factor. P(_)=__ also pick which one applies x-3 is not a factor of P(x) x-3 is a factor of P(x)

### itc c++

can any one please dry run this code #include<iostream> using namespace std; int main() { intnum,factor=1,temp; cout<<"Enter any integer value"<<endl; cin>>num; //number given by the user is 10123. temp=num; while(num>0) { num=num/10; factor=factor*...

### Factor

How do I factor these: 2x2 - 16x + 30 4x^2-9 x^2-5x 5x^2-26x+5 25x^2+4 Example: 2x^2 - 16x + 30 = 2 (x^2 - 8 x + 15) 2(x - 5)(x - 3) The first, factor out a 2 first. Then factor . The second...difference of two squares Third factor out an x I will be happy to critique your ...

### History

What role does the factor play in the plantation economy? A. The factor manages the plantation workers. B. The factor is the middleman who negotiates the price and sale of cotton. C. The factor represents the government in the management of the plantation economy. D. The ...

### factoring

how to factor x^4 - 2x^3 - 8x + 16 Thanks. you can factor by grouping wich is to divide the equation into two pieces 1)x^4-2x^3 -8x+16 2)now factor this two x^3(x-2)-8(x-2) 3)you will get x^3-8 and x-2 4)factor x^3-8

### Using the factor Theorem

use the factor theorem to determine whether x-c is a factor of f(x) f(x)=x^3+8x^2-18x+20; x-10 I have a doubt in my answer, i determined that x-10 is not a factor... am i right? please verify as my exam is tomorrow night at college. thank you for your time and hard work:)

### calculus

The treatment of a certain viral disease requires a combination dose of drugs D1 and D2. Each unit of D1 contains 1 milligram of factor X and 2 milligrams of factor Y, and each unit of D2 contains 2 milligrams of factor X and 3 milligrams of factor Y. If the most effective ...

### Health

1. A _______ is a part of your life that helps you avoid drug abuse. A. Risk factor B. Peer C. Protective factor D. Stressor •• 2. In terms of drug abuse risk, spending quality time with family members is a A. Family risk factor. B. Family protective factor. •• C. ...

### algebra--1 question

Suppose you divide a polynomial by a binomial. How do you know if the binomial is a factor of the polynomial? Create a sample problem that has a binomial which IS a factor of the polynomial being divided, and another problem that has a binomial which is NOT a factor of the ...

### Algebra

Factor at the greatest common factor from the expression. Can someone please show me how to factor so I will know? Thank you! 18x^714x^2

### Algebra

Use the Factor Theorem to determine whether x+2 is a factor of P(x)=2x^4+x^3-3x-9. Specifically, evaluate P at the proper value, and then determine whether x+2 is a factor. P(__)= x+2 is or is not a factor of P(x)____

### Pre Calculus

using the factor theorem to show that x-c is a factor of P(X) for the given values of c, and factor 1. P(x)=x3-5x^2+8x-4; c=1

### precalc

Three hours after taking a pain medication, 41% of the medication still remains in the bloodstream. Let m be the 1-hour decay factor. a. What is the 3-hour decay factor as a numeric value? What is the 3-hour decay factor in terms of m ? b. Use your results from part a. to find...

### Algebra

Factor out the greatest common factor simply the factor if possible. 26(5-x)2-5(5-x)3

### Maths (factor theorem)

9x^2 6xy 4y^2 is a factor of 27x^3 - 8y^3, find the other factor.

### Factor completely

I am to factor this completely and I am stuck. 2r^3 + 8r^2 +6r Note: x^2 is x-squared (that is, x with the superscript 2), etc. 2 is a factor and r is a factor so the equation becomes 2r(r^2 + 4r + 3) then we can factor the term in parentheses. To do that, we know the first ...

### FACTORING

I can't figure out how to factor this. I know you use the technique Factor by Grouping. But can someone explain to me how to factor this problem by using factor by grouping technique. Problem: 30x^3 + 18x^2 - 5x - 3. Thanks so much:) Miley

### Statistics

The structure of a two-factor study can be presented as a matrix with the level of one factor determining the rows and the levels of the second factor determining the colums.With this structure in mind,describe the mean differences that are evaluated by each of the three ...

### math

Is 3 a factor of 261? Is 10 a factor of 325? Is 6 a factor of 492?

### Biology

So I am completely confused. I am in the process of taking a quiz and the question says "a factor that seems to disappear" my options are punnet square, heredity, dominant factor, recessive factor, alleles, or genetics??? Help please? Thanks

### math 1350

Find the three digit number that satisfies the following conditions: . Has a factor of 3. . Has a factor of 5. . Has a factor of 7. . All digits are prime. Describe the thinking process you went through to solve this problem.

### Math

Factor Completely: I am really confused on how to start it. 12q^5w^2-36q^4w^3-120q^3w^4 Help please. :) Factor out 12q^3w^2: 12q^3w^2(q^2 - 3qw - 10w^2) Can we factor further? Yes. q^2 - 3qw - 10w^2 factors are (q - 5w)(q + 2w). We end up with this: 12q^3w^2(q - 5w)(q + 2w) ...

### Algebra

I'm trying to solve x^3-3x^2-x+3 is less than zero. Except, I'm not sure how to factor it. I tried splitting it so that 3 would be a factor for 3x^2 and 3, so the result was 3(-x^2+1), and x^2 was a factor for x^3 and -3x^2, resulting in x^2(x+3). But this will be really hard ...

### Algebra

Factor out 8x^3y^6 + 27 One factor is 2xy^2+3. (The sum of the cube roots of the first and last terms). Use long division to compute (8x^3y^6 + 27)/(2xy^2 + 3) to get the other factor

### Simplifying Rational Expressions

1.4x12 / 4x 2.d+7 / d^2-49 3.t^2-25 / t^2+t-20 4.2x^2+6x+4 / 4x^2-12x-16 5.6-y / y^2-2y-24 1. 12 [4x] cancels out. so you're left with just 12. 2. 1/d-7 factor the d^2-49 to (d+7)(d-7). cancel out the (d+7) 3. (t-5)/(t-4) factor both numerator and denominator. so then it's: (t...

### Math12

desrribe what happens to the equation of a function when you make each change to its graph a)compress horizontally by a factor of 1/4, and vertically by a factor of 1/2 b)expand horizontally by a factor of 2, then translate 3 units left

### MATH 101

Factor completely. Be sure to factor out the greatest common factor first if it is other than 1. (If the polynomial is prime, enter PRIME.) 56a^2+39ab-27b^2

### Pre-Calculus

The treatment of a certain viral disease requires a combination dose of drugs D1 and D2. Each unit of D1 contains 1 milligram of factor X and 2 milligrams of factor Y, and each unit of D2 contains 2 milligrams of factor X and 3 milligrams of factor Y. If the most effective ...

### Algebra 2

If P(x) is a polynomial in x for which P(3)=0, then..? a) x-3 is a factor of P(x) b) x+3 is a factor of P(x) c) 3x is a factor of P(x) d) x^3 is a factor of P(x)

### physics

In a hydrogen atom, if the radius of the orbit of the electron is doubled, then its energy will ... a)Decrease by a factor of 2 b)Remain the same c)Increase by a factor of 2 d)Actually, it is not possible for the radius of the orbit to double e)Increase or decrease by a factor...

### Pre Cal

Ooops! I wrote it wrong, here's the problem: if x varies directly as y^2, inversely as z, and inversely as the square root of w, what happens to x when y is multiplied by 3, z is doubled, and w is quadrupled? I would really appriciate it if someone could help me understand how...

### math

The graph of f (x)₌√x undergoes a vertical stretch by a factor of k, k›1.The vertically stretched graph would look the same if it had been horizontally compressed by a certain factor. Determine this factor

### Chemistry

I Have Two Questions 1)How would you calculate the number of nanometers in 8.1 cm? 2)What is the equivalent of 0.35 lb in grams? You need to learn to do deimensional analysis. It's easy. 0.35 lb to grams We know there are 453.6 g in a lb. We take the given (0.35 lb) and ...

### Math finance

I just brought a finanical calculator and i don't really know how to use it yet. The textbook said to calculate the price of the bond: Price=Coupon x Annuity factor (r, T)+ Par Value x PV factor (r, T) I was just wondering how to punch in the annuity factor and PV factor parts...

### chemistry

What is an aliquot factor? It is a whole divisor. For instance 5 is an aliquot factor of 15, and 15 is an aliquot factor of 150. I'm sorry, but I don't seem to understand it. For example, how do you get the aliquot factor of 50? 2, 5, 10, 25 would be aliquot factors of 50. Any...

### Physics

In the absence of external torques, the angular momentum of a system is conserved. An artificial satellite orbiting the Earth quadruples its kinetic energy. Assuming no external torques act on the system, the radius of the orbit will ... a. Decrease by a factor of 4 b. ...

### Math

1.3x^2+17x+10 2.5y^8-125 3.a^2-2ab-15b^2 *Please help me.You have to factor by completing. Let's look at #1: 3x^2 + 17x + 10 We have 2 and 5 as factors of the last term. What combinations can we do to arrive at the middle term? (3x + ?)(x + ?) Let's try (3x + 5)(x + 2), which ...

### physics

If Earth's mass were suddenly and magically reduced to half its present value, the Sun's gravitational force on Earth would A. be reduced by a factor of 2. B. be reduced by a factor of 4. C. increase by a factor of 2. D. remain the same. I was told it remained the same but I ...

### algebra

How do you factor the difference of two squares? How do you factor the perfect square trinomial? How do you factor the sum and difference of two cubes? Which of these three makes the most sense to you? Explain why.

### mat 117

How do you factor the difference of the two squares? How do you factor the perfect square trinomial? How do you factor the same and difference of two cubes? Which of these tree makes the most sense to you?

### College Physics

If the voltage across an ohmic resistor is quadrupled, the power expended in the resistor increases by a factor of 4. decreases by a factor of 4. increases by a factor of 16. none of the preceding

### ALGEBRA

Can someone explain the following to me? 1.How do you factor the difference of two squares? 2.How do you factor the perfect square trinomial? 3.How do you factor the sum and difference of two cubes? I am so lost.

### Math

When the quotient of two numbers is the same as the first factor, what do you know about the second factor? That the second factor will be different? idk... i forgot about that one

### Algebra

The first three equations I have solved, I would just appreciate someone checking them over to make sure I'm doing them right. Find the GCF: 16x^2z ,40xz^2 , 72z^3 = 3^3z Factor our GCF: a(a+1) - 3(a+1) = a+1 Factor Polynomial: 9a^2 - 64b^2 = (3a+8b)(3a-8b) 9w - w^3 = w(3) (?...

### algebra

The first three equations I have solved, I would just appreciate someone checking them over to make sure I'm doing them right. Find the GCF: 16x^2z ,40xz^2 , 72z^3 = 3^3z Factor our GCF: a(a+1) - 3(a+1) = a+1 Factor Polynomial: 9a^2 - 64b^2 = (3a+8b)(3a-8b) 9w - w^3 = w(3) (?...

Is 4a^2-a-5 factorable? If so how do you factor it? Yes it is factorable. just make a factor tree and put all of it's factors! what is the answer to 30 on a factor tree

### algebra

3ax^2 - 27a You can factor that into 3a (x^2 - 9), which also equals 3a(x-3)(x+3). It is not clear from your question what you are supposed to do with that algebraic expression. If it were equal to zero, x would be +3 or -3. If you are expected to factor, try factoring out 3a ...

### hard math

please someone help me! i've tried so hard! factor m^6 + n^2 28x^2y^2 - 7x^4 8x^3y^3 +343z^3 thank you so much!!! For the second one: 28x^2y^2 - 7x^4 Factor out 7x^2: 7x^2(4y^2 - x^2) Now we try to factor 4y^2 - x^2, which is: (2y + x)(2y - x) We end up with this: 7x^2(2y + x...

### Chemistry

An ideal gas is allowed to expand from 6.00 L to 45.0 L at constant temperature. By what factor does the volume increase? ? Number The pressure will Increase by that factor or decrease by that factor? If the initial pressure was 105 atm, what is the final pressure?

### Greatest Common factors

I don't know these answers. Can you help me? Greatest common factor in 1.6y^2-9y+18. 2.4x^2y-7xy 3. 30a^3b-40ab^3 4. factor out greatest common factor in 4x^2-12x+20 5. x^4y-6x^3y-6x^2y 4 and 5 are factoring out the greatest common and 1-4 is finding the greastest common factor.

### math urgent urgent urgent

1)let f(x) be a polynomial function explian how to use the factor theorem to check if (x-c) is a factor of F(x) 2) use synthetic division to factor X^2-2x^2-9x+18 completly

### math,correction

Can someone correct these for me plz... Problem#6 Factor. x(x-5)-2(x-5) My answer is: (x-2)(x-5) Problem#7 Factor completely. x^2-x-6 My answer is: (x+2)(x-3) Problem#8 Factor completely. 35x^2+40x+5 My answer is: (7x+1)(5x+5) Problem #9 Factor by grouping. x^3-5x^2+2x-10 MY ...

### Physics

John's approval rating is an average based upon 4 categories. What is his overall weighted rating if the following is true? Category 1= 450 points weight factor 1 Category 2= 475 points weight factor 2 Category 3= 500 points weight factor 1 Category 4= 400 points weight factor 3

### Biology of the environment term

Teacher explained to us what limiting factor was but I'm not able to understand she said that a limiting factor causes increase in population but I not get how and why is called limiting factor than ? She also said how Phodphorus and nitrogen were limiting nutrients ?

The number 7 is a factor of 1001. explain how you know 1001 is a multiple of 7? How does knowing that 7 is a factor of 1001 help you to get another factor of 1001?

### math

Which of these phrases is correct? A 9 is a multiple of 3 and a factor of 12. B 9 is a factor of 45 and a multiple of 5. C 9 is a multiple of 6 and a factor of 72. D 9 is a factor of 54 and a multiple of 3.

### mat117/algebra

factor each polynomial completely. to begin, state which method should be applied to the first step, given the guidelines of this section. Then continue the exercise and factor each polynomial completely. 2p - 6q + pq - 3q^2 Please help, I don't know how or where to begin. I ...

### Algebra

I have a question I hope someone can explain it to me. We are working on Demonstrate that f actoring a polynomial. I was ask Why can you factor x² - 4 but you cannot factor x² + 4? How can you tell quickly which ones you can factor and which you cannot? I am not sure what to...

### algebra 2

f(x) =x^4 - x^3 -4x^2 +4. find factor and graph. I only factor to this step: (x^3 - 4x-4)(x-1) = f(x) but i don't know how to continue this step to require factor more completely and graph it. Please help. this is algebra 2. Thank you.

1.Factor 3/4 out of 3/4z+6. 2.Factor 18x+6y using the GCF. 3.Factor −5 out of −10a−25.

1.Factor 3/4 out of 3/4z+6. 2.Factor 18x+6y using the GCF. 3.Factor −5 out of −10a−25

### Math

I have a question that I answered and I'm not sure that it is right. Here is my question: Use a calculator to help you write the prime factorization of 51,051. Here is my answer: If the sum of the digits of the number is divisible by 3, then 3 is a factor of the number. ...

### Algebra 1

factor out the greatest common factor. 7x^4-49x^3+14x^2=7x^2 Is this correct

### MATH

How can you factor x^4 +1? If you go to the imaginary plane, it factors to (x^2 + i)(x^2-i) I need to factor by difference of squares. How can I do this?

### Calc

How do you factor -2x^2+60x-120. I got -2(x^2-30x+60) but I need to factor it further.

### Math

List all of the possible rational zeros of f(x)= 3x^5 - 7x^3 + 2x - 15. p= factor of 15 q= factor of 3 1,3,5,15 1,3 answer is 1,3,5,15,1/3,1,5/3,5

How would you factor 3x^3-4x^2+4x-1? P.S. Factor theorem does not work here.

### alg 2

Can someone tell me how to factor 2a^2b - 16ab + 32b Should I factor 2b out of it?

### college algebra

Factor out the greatest common factor from each polynomial 9y^2 -18y + 8

### algebra

If (2x + y) is one factor of 2ax - 2bx + ay - by, what is the other factor? a) a - b b) a - y c) a + b d) a + x the answer i picked was a

### factoring help

2 factor 4x -32x+48 and 2 2 2 factor (x -1)(x -4)(x -9) please and thank u verrry much is that this is due tommorow!!

### Math209

I am not understanding how to factor polynomials. Example: Factor 12y^6-40y^5+28y^4

### algebra

Factor out the greatest common factor from the expression 36x^3-30x^2

### algebra

factor out the greatest common factor from the expression. 18x^7-14x^2

### math

factor out the greatest common factor -36m^2n^3-60mn^4+18m^4n^2

### Algebra

factor out the greatest common factor -36m^2n^3-60mn^4+18m^4n^2

### intermediate algebra

factor out the greatest common factor from the expression 6x^3yz^4-3x^2y^3z^4-18^4y^2z^3

### math

factor out the greatest common factor -36m^2n^3-60mn^4+18m^4n^2

### algebra,math

Factor the GCF and then factor the resulting binomial: 50x^3 - 128x

### algebra

Factor out the greatest common factor in the expression? 11y^5-55y^2

### intermediate algebra

Factor out the greatest common factor from the expression 7x^2+56x-21

### Math

synthetic division and the factor theorm indicate that x-3 is a factor of x^3-x^2-x-15.... true or false?

### algebra

please help because am missing something.thankyou factor completely given that x+2 is a factor. 2x^3 + 7x^2 - 3x - 18

### Math

If one factor of 56x^4y^3-42x^2y^6 is 14x^2y3,what is the other factor

### Math

Factor 5x^2 -6x-4 I must be having an off day or something; this can factor, right!?

Factor. 1. 30y^3 - 50y A: 10y(3y - 5y) 2. Factor a^2 - 5a^2 + 2a -10 by grouping. A: ?

### MATH FACTOR POLYNOMIALS

Factor the polynomial. Please show all work. x^2+2x-3

### physics 2

to increse intensity o f a wave by a factor of 50, by what factor should the amplitude be increased?

### Maths

31+x+31-x-10=0 Solve x2/3+x1/3-12=0 If (x-3)is a factor of x2+4x-21=0,find the other factor (using long division)

### Calculus

How can you factor x^4 +1? I need to factor by difference of squares. How can I do this? change it to x^4 - (sqrt(-1))^2 or x^4 - i^2

### mat117/algebra

Factor completely. ax - ay + x^2 - xy please show me how to factor this problem a(x-y) + x(x-y) = (a+x)(x-y)

### college algebra

factor out the greatest factor from each polynomial 15R-27

### algebra

factor: 9w - w^3 = 3w(3-w^2) m^4 - n^4 = (m-n)^2(m-n)^2 are these correct? the next few I wasn't sure how to work... factor: 2h^2 - h - 3 = 0 x^2 - 36 = 0 x^3 = 4x

### Functions

use the factor theorem to determine whether x-c is a factor of f(x)=x^3+8x^2-18x+20; x-10.

### math

factor out the greatest common factor from the expression 15x^5-9x^4

### Intermediate Algebra

factor out the greatest common factor from the expression. 35^8+35^5+28^3