Factoring Polynomials

Utilizing multiple strategies for factoring polynomials such as greatest common factor, sum-product pattern, grouping method, perfect squares, and the difference of squares pattern. Solving real world problems using factoring methods.

Mapped to CCSS Section# HSA.APR.B.2

Know and apply the Remainder Theorem: For a polynomial p(x) and a number a, the remainder on division by x – a is p(a), so p(a) = 0 if and only if (x – a) is a factor of p(x).
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