# Is it possible to factor #y=6x^2+48x-54#? If so, what are the factors?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 15, 2015

Yes;

#### Explanation:

Factoring

Find factors of

Original equation:

Simplify by factoring out

#y=6(x^2+8-9)

Multiply

x

Find factors of

Determine which of the factors add up to

The two factors that add up to

Now, you can plug the factors back into the equation.

Or you can set the factors equal to zero and solve for

You should end up with