Q: What is a factor of the polynomial 2x squared - 3x - 5?

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2x2-3x-5 = (2x-5)(x+1) when factored

3x2 + 2x - 8 = 3x2 + 6x - 4x - 8 = 3x(x+2) - 4(x+2) = (3x-4)*(x+2)

The factors are -1(2x + 1)(3x + 4)

(x - 8)(3x + 4)

(2x - 5)(x + 1) or (2x + 5)(x - 1) depending on the sign of the term 3x

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2x2-3x-5 = (2x-5)(x+1) when factored

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3X2 - 123(X2 - 4)=========All the factoring that can be done here.