How do you factorize the following? 1. x^4+x^2y^2+y^4 2.(a+2b+c)^3-(a+b)^3-(b+c)^3 3. (x+1)(x+2)+1/4
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Originally Posted by mathhomework How do you factorize the following? 1. x^4+x^2y^2+y^4 2.(a+2b+c)^3-(a+b)^3-(b+c)^3 3. (x+1)(x+2)+1/4 Originally Posted by mathhomework How do you factorize the following? 1. x^4+x^2y^2+y^4 2.(a+2b+c)^3-(a+b)^3-(b+c)^3 3. (x+1)(x+2)+1/4 1) = Now simplify. For (2), use Simplify the second and third term. Then proceed. For (3), simplify the brackets and proceed.
Hello, mathhomework! 1. Factor: . Add and subtract . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3. Factor: . We have: . Darn! . . . too slow ... again! .
Last edited by Soroban; May 28th 2010 at 03:59 AM.
Hello, mathhomework! I think I've got #2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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