# How do you write #x^2+13x+12# in factored form?

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Jun 2, 2018

Jun 2, 2018

See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

Because the

Because the constant is a positive and the coefficient for the **positive plus a positive is a positive** and a **positive times a positive is a positive**:

Now we need to determine the factors which multiply to 12 and also add to 13: