Need some help factoring this problem

2xy^3+4x^2y-18x^3*y^2

Thanks Ryan

Need some help factoring this problem

2xy^3+4x^2y-18x^3*y^2

Thanks Ryan

2xy^3+4x^2y-18x^3*y^2

Thanks Ryan

- stapel_eliz
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The first step is to check for any2xy^3+4x^2y-18x^3*y^2

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The terms factor as:

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Can you see the common factor? Take that out front.

Then check to see if what's left inside the parentheses (what you took the common factor of out)

Have fun!