# Thread: how would you factorize?

1. ## how would you factorize?

I have had a bit of brain freeze when it comes to factorizing 6(-x^2-3x+4) might be ive been working 8 days striaght but have drawn a blank any help would be most welcome

2. ## Re: how would you factorize?

Factor out the minus sign first and then simply factor $-6(x^2+3x-4)=-6(x-1)(x+4)=6(1-x)(x+4)$

3. ## Re: how would you factorize?

Originally Posted by Orlando
....ive been working 8 days striaght.....
We perhaps would believe 8 hours straight....but ......