Factor out greatest common factor:

{eq}\displaystyle 3 x^4 - 6 x^3 - 15 x^2 {/eq}

## Question:

Factor out greatest common factor:

{eq}\displaystyle 3 x^4 - 6 x^3 - 15 x^2 {/eq}

## Factor:

A factor in mathematics is defined as a term or number that will divide another term or number without leaving any remainder. For example, 4 is a factor of 20 as 4 divides 20 without leaving any remainder.

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We have to factor out greatest common factor: {eq}\displaystyle 3 x^4 - 6 x^3 - 15 x^2
{/eq}

$$\begin{align} \displaystyle 3 x^4 - 6 x^3 - 15 x^2...

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Chapter 8 / Lesson 41In mathematics, factoring is the process of determining the factors of a whole number. Learn how to teach factoring. Understand why factoring is important, and review building arrays, factoring vocabulary, factor rainbows, and factor trees to recognize how to make factoring easier for students to understand and master.