# How do you factor 8x-4?

Jan 22, 2017

See the entire factoring process below:

#### Explanation:

We can rewrite this expression as:

$\left(4 \times 2\right) x - \left(4 \times 1\right)$

We can now factor out the $4$ term:

$4 \left(2 x - 1\right)$