How do you factor #28p + 8q +20r#?

2 Answers
May 5, 2018

Answer:

#2(14p+4q+10r)#

Explanation:

since the variables are all different, you cannot take any out to simplify, but since all terms have a common factor of 2, you are able to take that out

#2(14p+4q+10r)#

May 5, 2018

Answer:

#color(darkorange)(=4(7p+2q+5r)#

Explanation:

#28p+8q+20r#

Common factor of all the terms:

#color(darkorange)(=4(7p+2q+5r)#

That's all that u can do, since all the variables are different.

~Hope this helps! :)