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Which of the following is the correct factorization of the polynomial below?

 

2p^2 - 11pq + 24q^2

 

A. (2p-4q)(p-4q)

B. (2p-4q)(p+4q)

C. (2p-4q)(2p^2+2q)

D. The polynomial is irreducible

 Oct 2, 2019
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2p^2 - 11pq + 24q^2

 

A. (2p-4q)(p-4q) = 2p^2  -8pq - 4pq + 16q^2 = 2p^2 - 12pq + 16q^2

B. (2p-4q)(p+4q) = 2p^2 + 8pq  -4pq - 16p^2 = 2p^2 + 4pq - 16

C. (2p-4q)(2p^2+2q) = 4p^3  +4pq - 4p^2q - 8q^2

D. The polynomial is irreducible

 

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 Oct 2, 2019
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Thank you, Omi

 

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CreatorRozen  Oct 3, 2019

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