# How do you factor #3t^2+14t-5#?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 11, 2015

#### Answer:

Factor f(t) = 3t^2 + 14t - 5

#### Explanation:

I use the new AC Method (Google, Yahoo Search)

Convert f(t) to

Factor pair of (a.c = -15)--> (-1, 15). This sum = 14 = b.

p' = -1 and q' = 15

Factored form f(t) = 3(t - 1/3)(t + 5) =