How do you factor #p^2-100#? Algebra Polynomials and Factoring Factor Polynomials Using Special Products 1 Answer Richard · Stefan V. Mar 13, 2018 Answer: #(p-10)(p+10)# Explanation: #p^2-100# Here you can simplify this by using the difference of two squares #a^2 - b^2 = (a-b)(a+b)# and you will have #p^2-10^2# Then you can simplify this furthermore #(p-10)(p+10)# as the final answer. Related questions How do you factor special products of polynomials? How do you identify special products when factoring? How do you factor #x^3 -8#? What are the factors of #x^3y^6 – 64#? How do you know if #x^2 + 10x + 25# is a perfect square? How do you write #16x^2 – 48x + 36# as a perfect square trinomial? What is the difference of two squares method of factoring? How do you factor #16x^2-36# using the difference of squares? How do you factor #2x^4y^2-32#? How do you factor #x^2 - 27#? See all questions in Factor Polynomials Using Special Products Impact of this question 295 views around the world You can reuse this answer Creative Commons License