Factor Polynomial

• Jun 25th 2012, 10:37 AM
PaperStSoap
Factor Polynomial
Factor completely

9b2x - 16y - 16x + 9b2

I have no clue how to approach this.
• Jun 25th 2012, 12:34 PM
HallsofIvy
Re: Factor Polynomial
Are you sure you have copied the problem correctly? If it were $9b^2x- 16y- 16x+ 9b^2y$ it would very straight forward.
• Jun 25th 2012, 08:40 PM
Wilmer
Re: Factor Polynomial
Quote:

Originally Posted by PaperStSoap
Factor completely
9b2x - 16y - 16x + 9b2

9b^2(x + 1) - 16(x + y) is all you can do with THAT expression!