# Can #y= 3x^2-30x-72 # be factored? If so what are the factors ?

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Apr 29, 2016

#### Answer:

Yes.

Factors are:

#### Explanation:

By inspection, 3 is a factor

Since the constant term is

These are 12 and 2.

Since the constant term is

Hence the second and third factors are

Therefore: