Factoring by Grouping Test #5

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In this section, we learn how to Factor by Grouping with a four term polynomial. With this method, we first rearrange the terms into two groups of two,
so that each group has a common factor. We then factor out the GCF or -(GCF) from each group. We look to see if this result yields a common binomial factor.
When this occurs, we can factor out the common binomial factor and report our answer. When this step fails to yield a common binomial factor, we rearrange the
terms and try a different grouping method. Once we have done enough examples, we will be able to determine if a particular grouping will work very quickly,
without going through a lot of tedious scratch work.

Factoring by Grouping Resources:

Videos:

Khan Academy - Video
Khan Academy - Video
Virtual Nerd - Video
Text Lessons:

Khan Academy - Text Lesson
WTAMU EDU - Text Lesson
Purple Math - Text Lesson
Worksheets:

Kuta - Worksheet
Khan Academy - Practice
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