# SOLUTION: x^3 – 1331 please show how to factor

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 Question 636652: x^3 – 1331 please show how to factorFound 2 solutions by MathLover1, PkGeci:Answer by MathLover1(6634)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!you need to use this rule: Answer by PkGeci(6)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!its trial and error but you need to find a number that if its raised to the power of 3 will give you 1331. In this case its 11^3 Now You can rewrite your equation using the newly found number. x^3=11^3 since both side is to the power of 3 you can get ride of the powers. x=11 is your final answer!