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    factorise

    hi i need to know how to factorise this please:

    5x^2 + 35x

    would the answer = 5x(x+7x)??
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    Quote Originally Posted by andyboy179 View Post
    hi i need to know how to factorise this please:

    5x^2 + 35x

    would the answer = 5x(x+7x)??
    Hi andyboy179,

    Almost....

    The greatest common factor of 5x^2+35x is 5x

    5x^2+35x=5x(x+7)
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    thankyou very much for the answer!
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