Factoring Trinomials Teacher Resources
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Have the class factor and solve trinomials of integers in the form x2 + bx + c, where b and c are positive. They relate factoring to area and then follow a specific format to factor their trinomials. Tiles are used to help them relate factoring a quadratic trinomial to an area model.
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed
Factoring Trinomials with a Leading 1 Coefficient
Here is a practice problem used to demonstrate how to factor a trinomial with a leading coefficient. Sal completes the problem while explaining the patterns he sees, and how he uses those patterns to help him solve the problem. He also provides an alternative method to help students contextualize the factoring process.
4 mins 9th - 11th Math
Factoring Trinomials with a Non-1 Leading Coefficient
Here is a complete and clear demonstration of the process needed to factor a trinomial with a non-1 leading coefficient. Sal uses various colors and provides working examples while he factors the simple trinomial. This video would be perfect for those who are new to this concept.
6 mins 9th - 11th Math
Practice factoring trinomials with a leading coefficient. There's a short summary at the top of the page on how to determine the signs, and some information about the first and last terms in binomials. The worksheet may involve a lot of guessing and checking, so get out your pencil and have a go at it!
8th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Factoring Perfect Square Trinomials
Introduce young mathematicians to the concept of factoring trinomials with perfect squares. This descriptive video provides a meaningful explanation of the factoring process. Each step is carefully written out in various colors during the demonstration, making this resource very helpful for those needing additional support.
5 mins 9th - 11th Math
Factoring Trinomials and the Difference of Squares
In this algebra worksheet, students ease into factoring by finding numbers that follow certain rules, and then rewrite trinomials and the difference of two squares as binomials. There are four questions with multiple parts and several pages of examples.
8th - 12th Math
Glencoe - Factoring Trinomials
In this factoring trinomials worksheet, high schoolers solve 5 multiple choice problems. Students factor trinomials using the box method or by separating the trinomial into the product of two binomials. High schoolers find the volume of a box by factoring a cubic with a GCF.
9th - 12th Math