(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Factor

X^6+8

2. Relevant equations

The answer: (x^2 + 2)(x^4 - 2x^2 + 4)

3. The attempt at a solution

I'm really not sure how to arrive at the answer. Although, I have a feeling that I have to use (a + b)(a^2 - ab + b^2) because the question looks looks similar to a^3 + b^3

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