How do you factor #x²-11x+30#?
Refer to explanation.
This is a quadratic equation in the form of
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If we attempt to factor
into the product of two binomials:
we see that
On comparing this equation with the equation
Now you have to split the middle term i.e. -11 in two parts such that the multiplication of both the parts is equal to
We can divide
So, the equation becomes
Now taking out common terms