# How do you factor #(x+1)^2-2(x+1)+1#?

##### 1 Answer

Sep 1, 2016

#### Explanation:

This is a disguised quadratic: it is in the form

Except that instead of

The factors of 1 which add to 2 are 1 and 1.

Both signs are negative.

#(x+1-1)(x+1-1)