# How do you factor #x²-11x+30#?

##### 3 Answers

Refer to explanation.

#### Explanation:

This is a quadratic equation in the form of ** #ax^2+bx+c#**, so you simply factor b into two parts such that their

**sum is b**and

**product is ac**.

That's it.

Hope this helps :)

#### Explanation:

If we attempt to factor

into the product of two binomials:

since

we see that

#### Explanation:

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