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Factoring Trinomials, a = 1  Problem 11
Alissa Fong
Alissa Fong
MA, Stanford University
Teaching in the San Francisco Bay Area
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You need to be fluent with your multiplication facts in order to do these diamond problems. The goal of these puzzles is to find two numbers whose product is on top, and whose sum is on the bottom. These two numbers go on the sides of the diamond. These puzzles ask you to use your number sense and what you know about negative numbers in a way that will set you up for the skill of factoring trinomials.
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Alissa Fong
M.A. in Secondary Mathematics, Stanford University
B.S., Stanford University
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Factoring Trinomials, a = 1
Problem 1 13,834 viewsFactor:
x² + 12x + 20 
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Problem 2 9,480 viewsFactor:
p² + 3p − 10 
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Problem 3 8,343 viewsFactor:
m² − 7m + 10 
Factoring Trinomials, a = 1
Problem 4 7,453 viewsFactor:
x² + 9x − 20 
Factoring Trinomials, a = 1
Problem 5 1,235 views 
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Problem 6 918 views 
Factoring Trinomials, a = 1
Problem 7 902 views 
Factoring Trinomials, a = 1
Problem 8 874 views 
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Problem 9 1,295 views 
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Problem 10 809 views 
Factoring Trinomials, a = 1
Problem 11 970 views
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