Factoring polynomials is the process of breaking down a polynomial into a product of smaller polynomials. This can be done using a variety of methods, such as the common factor method, the grouping method, and the quadratic formula.

Factoring polynomials can be easy if you understand a few simple steps. This video will explain how to factor a polynomial using the greatest common factor, trinomials and special factoring rules. Need more help with algebra? Check out my math courses below:

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