G Guest Guest Apr 7, 2006 #1 It says to factor I did but got the wrong answer here is the problem 6y^3+6y^2-2y-2 the answer that i got was (6y^2-2)(-2y) what did i do wrong ? :roll: [/b]

It says to factor I did but got the wrong answer here is the problem 6y^3+6y^2-2y-2 the answer that i got was (6y^2-2)(-2y) what did i do wrong ? :roll: [/b]

I ibueno1 New member Joined Apr 4, 2006 Messages 18 Apr 7, 2006 #2 you got the first one right but the second one is wrong it should be (y-1)javascript:emoticon('')

L lsosa02 New member Joined Apr 5, 2006 Messages 17 Apr 13, 2006 #5 You were supposed to factor by grouping . you answer shoul have been : (6y^2+2)(y+1)