Factor the polynomial . Your answer can be written as with integers , , and I first started out expanding the first half is this correct? so far i got x^3-11x^2-24x-32
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Originally Posted by habibixox Factor the polynomial . = (x-3)(x+4)[(x+4) - (x-3)] = (x-3)(x+4)(7) Follow that? Finish it.
Wait sorry, I don't understand what you did.... Now I just have to multiply everything together? how did you only get 7?
Originally Posted by habibixox how did you only get 7? (x+4) - (x-3) = x + 4 - x + 3 = 7 You seem to be having problems with basic stuff; teacher not teaching properly?!
oh wow... no i'm actually in calculus... but my teacher is deciding to review algebra before we get into it... i took algebra in 8th grade :S my algebra just happens to suck really badly :O but i see what you did...