# How do you factor #2x^2(x + y) - y(x + y)^2#?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 20, 2018

You can see that there is an

#(x + y)(2x^2 - y(x + y))#

#(x + y)(2x^2 - xy- y^2)#

#(x + y)(2x^2 - 2xy + xy - y^2)#

#(x+ y)(2x(x - y) + y(x -y))#

#(x +y)(2x + y)(x - y)#

Hopefully this helps!