# How do you factor the expression #25y^2- 52y + 27#?

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May 21, 2018

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

We need to find the factors that when multiplied it gives

Multiplying:

Adding:

Hence,

So the factors are:

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May 21, 2018

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Given:

#25y^2-52y+27#

Note that

Hence

The leading term of the other factor must be

So we find:

#25y^2-52y+27 = (y-1)(25y-27)#