# How do you factor the expression #27+36x#?

##### 2 Answers

May 23, 2017

See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

First, rewrite this expression as:

Now, factor a

May 30, 2017

#### Explanation:

the first step in factorising is to look for any common factors.

We use

Divide

The reverse process would be to use the distributive law to multiply each term in the bracket by

This will give us the original expression: