I'm in calculus, but we're having this test on some curve sketing soon and I'm doing some practice problems that the teacher gave us. We're not allowed to use a calculator in this calculus class (except for very rare instances) so we have to know how to sketch graphs with no problem!(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I'm wondering I have factored this correctly. If not, I'm wondering if someone can point me in the right direction.

Orginal Equation:

[tex]

x^3 - 3x^2-6x+8

[/tex]

My Factors

[tex]

(x+2)(x^2-2x+4) - 3x(x+2)

[/tex]

Turns into ...

[tex]

(1-3x)(x+2)(x^2 -2x + 4)

[/tex]

If anyone could help me out I would appreciate it.

Thanks!

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# Homework Help: Factoring Problem

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