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How do you factorize x^3 - x?
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The expression x^3 - x has to be factorized.
x^3 - x
= x(x^2 - 1)
= x*(x - 1)(x + 1)
The factorized form of x^3 - x is x*(x - 1)(x + 1)
Posted by justaguide on March 22, 2013 at 7:05 AM (Answer #1)
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`x^3 - x ` the both share x as their greatest common factor so just factor out x
`x(x - 1)(x + 1)`
the factorized form would be `x(x - 1)(x + 1)`
Posted by atyourservice on February 23, 2014 at 5:41 AM (Answer #2)
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