# How do you factor 3v^3 + 4v - 2v^2 ?

Jun 2, 2018

$= v \left(3 {v}^{2} + 4 - 2 v\right)$

#### Explanation:

$3 {v}^{3} - 4 v - 2 {v}^{2}$

The only factor that all the terms have in common is $v$

Divide $v$ from each term

$= v \left(3 {v}^{2} + 4 - 2 v\right)$

There are now two factors.