We found 101 resources with the concept factoring polynomials
Solving Quadratics by Factorising
7 mins 8th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewFactoring is a quadratic equation's best friend! If a quadratic equation factors, finding the solutions is quick and easy. A complete lesson on factoring describes the steps to factor and solve quadratic equations. The equations have...
Factorising Expressions - Single Brackets
4 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Use common factors to simplify expressions. The resource introduces factoring out the greatest common factor to simplify algebraic expressions. Worked examples include basic linear with numerical common factors to expressions that have...
Monomial Factors of Polynomials: Mystery Boxes
8th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Shortcut the work in finding total volumes. Pupils determine a polynomial expression that would represent the combined volume of three boxes. Each box has the same height, and the scholars rewrite the expression by factoring out the...
Factor Polynomials Using Special Products: Difference of Two Squares
9th - 11th CCSS: Designed
Factoring patterns are not magic! Show your classes how to model the difference of two squares' factors using an area model. Learners manipulate the width and length of two squares to represent the polynomial a^2-b^2. They use the model...
Sum and Difference of Cubes: Stacking Blocks
9th - 11th CCSS: Designed
Investigate polynomial factoring patterns by finding a connection to volume. As learners build a three-dimensional solid from smaller solids, they convert the visual model to a mathematical expression. Their models represent the sum of...
Stop FOILing Around!
8th - 10th
Here is a nice set of helpful factoring resources for you to utilize in your classroom. Begin with a lesson and worksheet on the FOIL method. The resources then range from introductory binomials to more challenging trinomials. Pick and choose what works best for your students.
8th - 11th
Algebra 1 is the first exposure to polynomial operations so let's get it right! Here are some resources that cover the operations such as factoring out a monomial, combining like terms, and FOILing. This collection can also be used as a refresher when going into factoring trinomials and higher level polynomials.
Understand the Relationship Between Zeros and Factors of Polynomials: Common Core High School Algebra
9th - 12th
In order to graph a polynomial, students need to find the factors. This resource starts with the Remainder Theorem and then examines the factors in relationship to the graph. Resources also look at multiplicities and finishes with practicing on graphing calculators.
Factoring the Difference of Cubes
7 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Demonstrate the pattern of polynomial factoring using a video lesson. The instructor discusses the pattern of factoring the difference of cubes as she completes two practice problems. The examples include both variables and coefficients.
Factoring Quadratic Equations
8 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Uncover a relationship between multiplying polynomials and factoring quadratics. Viewers learn the basics of factoring polynomials with a leading coefficient of one in this tutorial video. The examples include one that is not possible to...