# How do you factor 12t ^ { 2} + 1t - 11?

Mar 9, 2017

$12 - 11 = 1$, the coefficient for the $t$ term. Therefore we can factor as:
$12 {t}^{2} + 1 t - 11 \to$
$\left(12 t - 11\right) \left(t + 1\right)$