# How do you factor completely 8x^2 – 32x + 24?

##### 1 Answer
May 14, 2016

$8 {x}^{2} - 32 x + 24 = 8 \left(x - 1\right) \left(x - 3\right)$

#### Explanation:

$8 {x}^{2} - 32 x + 24 = 8 \left({x}^{2} - 4 x + 3\right)$

${x}^{2} - 4 x + 3 = \left(x - 1\right) \left(x - 3\right)$

$8 {x}^{2} - 32 x + 24 = 8 \left(x - 1\right) \left(x - 3\right)$