# How do you factor #8x^4+x #?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 12, 2016

#### Explanation:

List factors of both terms.

#8x^4 = 8*color(orange)(x)*x*x*x#

#x=color(orange)(x)#

The common factors are just one

So let's pull out one

#color(orange)(x)(8x^3+1)#

We still need to factor

#x(2x+1)(4x^2-2x+1)#