# How do you factor 2x² + 32?

May 23, 2017

$2 \left({x}^{2} + 16\right)$
Given: $2 {x}^{2} + 32$
The greatest common factor (GCF) 0f both monomials is $2$. Factor this GCF:
$2 \left({x}^{2} + 16\right)$