FACTORING USING GCF When factoring using GCF, you will UN-distribute the GCF! YOU TRY!

FACTORING TRINOMIALS

READING A TRINOMIAL Both signs are positive Both signs are The signs are negative the same The signs are the same The bigger # The signs are different is positive Bigger Number The bigger # is negative The signs are different Bigger Number

KNOW YOUR MULTIPLICATION TABLE What multiplies to make 24, but adds to make 11?

PRACTICE, PRACTICE

SLIDE AND DIVIDE If you still have a fraction, bring the bottom up! Create your two binomials. Simplify each fraction!

PRACTICE, PRACTICE

PRACTICE, PRACTICE

PRACTICE, PRACTICE

PRACTICE, PRACTICE

PG. 221 #14 – 54 EVEN INDEPENDEN T PRACTICE

FACTORING BY GROUPING

FACTOR BY GROUPING Group terms with common factors. Factor the GCF from each group

PRACTICE, PRACTICE

PRACTICE, PRACTICE

DIFFERENCE OF TWO SQUARES

DIFFERENCE OF SQUARES Find the square root of each term and factor!

PRACTICE, PRACTICE

PRACTICE, PRACTICE

SPECIAL CASES WS INDEPENDEN T PRACTICE

SUMS AND DIFFERENCES OF CUBES

FORMULAS S. O. A. P

LET’S TRY Find the cube root of both terms Fill in your formula Simplify

YOU TRY!

YOU TRY!

SUMS AND DIFFERENCE OF CUBES WS INDEPENDEN T PRACTICE