# Is it possible to factor #y=x^2+9x-22 #? If so, what are the factors?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 17, 2016

Yes, it is possible to factor this trinomial

#### Explanation:

When we want to factor trinomials of the form

Two numbers that multiply to -22 and that add to 9 are

**Practice exercises: **

- Find out whether it is possible to factor the following trinomials. If so, factor them.

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Good luck!