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There are a number of ways to factor polynomials, and one of them is by grouping. When using this grouping method, we will need to look for any common factors and then rewrite them as grouped factors.

Basic Concepts: Equivalent expressions of polynomials, Prime factorization, Common factors of polynomials

Related Concepts: Factor by taking out the greatest common factor, Factor by grouping, Factoring difference of squares: $x^2 - y^2$, Factoring trinomials

- 1.Factoring by groupinga)${x^2-5x-xy+5y}$b)${3y^3+x^2y-3x-xy^4}$

28.

Factorising Polynomial expressions

28.1

Common factors of polynomials

28.2

Factorising polynomials by grouping

28.3

Solving polynomials with the unknown "b" from $x^2 + bx + c$

28.4

Solving polynomials with the unknown "c" from $x^2 + bx + c$

28.5

Factorising polynomials: $x^2 + bx + c$

28.6

Applications of polynomials: $x^2 + bx + c$

28.7

Solving polynomials with the unknown "b" from $ax^2 + bx + c$

28.8

Factorising polynomials: $ax^2 + bx + c$

28.9

Factorising perfect square trinomials: $(a + b)^2 = a^2 + 2ab + b^2$ or $(a - b)^2 = a^2 - 2ab + b^2$

28.10

Find the difference of squares: $(a - b)(a + b) = (a^2 - b^2)$

28.11

Evaluating polynomials

28.12

Solving polynomial equations

28.13

Word problems of polynomials

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Get Started Now28.1

Common factors of polynomials

28.2

Factorising polynomials by grouping

28.3

Solving polynomials with the unknown "b" from $x^2 + bx + c$

28.4

Solving polynomials with the unknown "c" from $x^2 + bx + c$

28.5

Factorising polynomials: $x^2 + bx + c$

28.6

Applications of polynomials: $x^2 + bx + c$

28.7

Solving polynomials with the unknown "b" from $ax^2 + bx + c$

28.8

Factorising polynomials: $ax^2 + bx + c$

28.9

Factorising perfect square trinomials: $(a + b)^2 = a^2 + 2ab + b^2$ or $(a - b)^2 = a^2 - 2ab + b^2$

28.10

Find the difference of squares: $(a - b)(a + b) = (a^2 - b^2)$

28.11

Evaluating polynomials

28.12

Solving polynomial equations

28.13

Word problems of polynomials