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Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

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Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071
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Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

6th Edition
Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071

Solutions

Chapter 1, Problem 41RE
To determine

Factor the expression completely.

Expert Solution

Answer to Problem 41RE

  (x3+1)(x31)

Explanation of Solution

Given information:

Factor the expression completely.

  x61

Calculation:

Consider the given expression.

  x61

The given expression is in perfect square form and applicable to identity,

  a2b2=(a+b)(ab)

  x61=(x6+1)(x61)=(x3+1)(x31)

Hence, the factors are (x3+1)(x31)

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