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    quadratic help

    Hi I know this sounds crazy but I have forgotten how to factorize the following

    x^2+6x

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    Re: quadratic help

    x is a common factor. i.e x^2+6x = x\times x +6\times x

    Can you continue?
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    Re: quadratic help

    great i just remove the comon factor, place outside the bracket, and the remainder which is x+6, whack it inside the brackets. cheers
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    Re: quadratic help

    Yes, that's exactly what you should do.
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