# Is it possible to factor #y=x^2-5x+4 #? If so, what are the factors?

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Jun 8, 2018

#### Explanation:

#"the factors of + 4 which sum to - 5 are - 1 and - 4"#

#x^2-5x+4=(x-1)(x-4)#

Jun 8, 2018

#"the factors of + 4 which sum to - 5 are - 1 and - 4"#

#x^2-5x+4=(x-1)(x-4)#

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