2.D. Applications of Factoring

Application problems can be sometimes solved using factoring. Using the same rules that were utilized in the 2.C., solving applications problems with factoring is possible. The most challenging part of this section involves translating the application problems into a mathematical language that can be solved.
  • Key Terms
    • factoring
    • factors
    • zero product property

Essential Questions
  • How can factoring be used in real world applications?