Factoring Trinomials Part 1 Test #5

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In this section, we learn how to factor a trinomial (polynomial with three terms) with a leading coefficient of one. This is by far the easiest and
most common problem that we deal with when factoring in algebra 1. The method to do this is essentially reversing the FOIL process that we learned
to find the product of two binomials. To perform this operation, we look for two integers whose sum is b (coefficient of the middle term) and whose
product is c (constant term). If we cannot find such numbers, the polynomial is said to be a prime polynomial. If we can find such numbers, we use
them to fill in the two last positions in each binomial of our answer.

Factoring Trinomials Part 1 Resources:

Videos:

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

MESACC EDU - Text Lesson
Monterey Institute - Text Lesson
Khan Academy - Text Lesson
Worksheets:

MESACC EDU - Worksheet
Khan Academy - Worksheet
Khan Academy - Practice
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