Please check: does 24x + 12 factor as 12(2x + 1)?

rob401a

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Is this right? It's factoring

24x + 12=
12(2x + 1)

Can I go further or is this the final answer?
 

tkhunny

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That appears to be an appropriate use of the Distributive Property. You could call that factoring. You have done it correctly and you are done with this one. What else have you?
 
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