# How do you factor y=5x^2+24x-5 ?

May 8, 2018

$y = \left(5 x - 1\right) \left(x + 5\right)$
$y = \left(5 x - 1\right) \left(x + 5\right)$
$y = 5 {x}^{2} + 25 x - x - 25$ when expanded
$y = 5 {x}^{2} + 24 x - 25$ after collecting like terms.