factoring-trinomials-want-to-guess-faster

# Interactive video lesson plan for: Factoring Trinomials: Want to Guess Faster?

#### Activity overview:

http://www.mathpowerline.com Factoring trinomials is usually done by trial and error. This method can take a while; are you ready for a shortcut?
Another math video blog post from Terry VanNoy, experienced math teacher and online tutor. When factoring trinomials, you sometimes have to guess at the right combination of factors, and use "trial and error" techniques. This method, using a Factor Box, streamlines the process and can help you come to the answer more quickly.
http://mathpowerline.com/faster-trial-and-error-method-for-factoring-trinomials/

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