INSTRUCTORSCarleen EatonGrant Fraser
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Solving Polynomial Equations

  • When factoring, always factor completely.

  • Always begin factoring by factoring the greatest common factor, and then factor the remaining expression.

  • If the polynomial has 4 terms, try factoring by grouping.

  • Factor trinomials by trial and error.

  • Memorize the formulas for the sum and difference of two cubes.

Solving Polynomial Equations

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