Bundled Unit (at a discount!) for Factoring Polynomials.
24 Pages! 5 Handouts (Lessons) / 8 Worksheets / 8 Keys
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This bundle includes the complete lessons for Factoring Polynomials, parts I thru VI, in their entirety. [NOTE: This bundled Zip folder can be EASILY opened with no additional software. Standard MS Word files are inside.]
All worksheets from the individual components are included along with complete answer keys containing questions and answers for all problems.
Part I Hierarchy of Factoring is a hierarchy (flow chart) of factoring and is a road map that guides students so they will know what to consider and in what order when attempting to factor a polynomial. It includes descriptions and examples of each factoring method.
Part II Factoring a Monomial clearly and concisely describes what is meant by factoring a monomial and how to do it accurately and completely. Two separate worksheets are included with over 50 problems, total.
Part III Difference of Squares clearly and concisely describes what is meant by the difference of squares factoring pattern, when it applies, and how to apply it accurately and completely. Two separate worksheets are included with 48 problems, total.
Part IV Difference or Sum of Cubes clearly and concisely describes what is meant by the difference of cubes and sum of cubes factoring patterns, when they apply, and how to apply them accurately and completely. A worksheet is included with 14 problems.
Part V Trinomials clearly and concisely describes how to factor a trinomial. The handout is organized into three parts:
1. Perfect Square Trinomial
2. Factorable Trinomial (with a leading coefficient equal to 1)
3. Factorable Trinomial (with a leading coefficient not equal to 1)
Each part fully describes each pattern, when it applies, and how to apply it accurately and completely. Examples are included for each part. Two separate worksheets are included with 33 problems, total.
Part VI Factoring by Grouping clearly and concisely describes what is meant by factoring by grouping, when it applies, and how to apply it accurately and completely. Included are detailed step-by-step instructions, along with several examples. A worksheet is included with 10 problems.
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