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# How do you completely factor x to the fourth power minus y to the fourth power?

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(x2 + 1)(x2 - 2)

### How do you factor 2x to the fourth power minus 162?

2x to the fourth power minus 162 equals -146

### How do you factor completely x to the fourth power minus sixteen times x to the second power?

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

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### How do you factor completely x to the third power minus 216?

x cubed minus 216

### How do you factor 9x to the fourth power minus 16y to the fourth power?

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

### How do you completely factor 400x to the eighth power minus 36?

4(10x4 + 3)(10x4 - 3)

### How do you factor completely x to the fourth power minus 1?

So x4 - 1 is the difference of squares, so x4 - 1 = (x2 - 1)(x2 + 1) = (x + 1)(x - 1)(x2 + 1).

### How do you factor x to the fourth power minus twenty five?

There is a formula for the "difference of squares." In this case, the answer is (x2 - 5)(x2 + 5)

### How do you factor completely x to the fourth power minus 16?

(x4 - 16) = (x2 + 4) (x2 - 4) = (x2 + 4) (x + 2) (x - 2)

-16,128

### How do you completely factor x to the fourth power minus eighty one?

Factor x4 - 81. Step 1: both numbers have square roots and have a minus sign between them so the first factor result is (x2+9)(x2-9). Step 2: (x2+9) does not factor, but (x2-9) factors to (x+3)(x-3). Step 3: Solution is (x2+9)(x+3)(x-3).