# How do you factor # 6x^3+34x^2-12x#?

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Oct 9, 2015

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Given

First extract the obvious common factor of

In the hopes of finding integer coefficient factors of

we consider the integer factors of

looking for a combination that will give us a sum of products

There are only a few possibilities. The diagram below might help understand the process:

The "working" combination is

Which gives us the complete factorization: