Factor the Expression Completely: 5(x^2+4)^4 (2x)(x-2)^4 + (x^2+4)^5 (4)(x-2)^3 Thanks
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Originally Posted by Ballplaya4237 Factor the Expression Completely: 5(x^2+4)^4 (2x)(x-2)^4 + (x^2+4)^5 (4)(x-2)^3 Thanks First take out the common factors of: Expand the last bracket: Finally check my algebra, and check that each of the terms on the right in the last equation do not have further real factors. RonL
Could you please explain how you went about taking the common factors out of the first part?
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