# Can #y=x^2-16x+64 # be factored? If so what are the factors ?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 12, 2016

Yes the expression can be factorised.

#### Explanation:

We can **Split the Middle Term** of this expression to factorise it.

In this technique, if we have to factorise an expression like

AND

After trying out a few numbers we get