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 Click here to see ALL problems on Polynomials-and-rational-expressions Question 209411: can I get help with this factoring problem 3x^2+x-2Answer by RAY100(1637)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!3x^2 +x-2 . sign of last term is (-), therefore factors have different signs, and middle term is difference of factors . sign of middle term is (+), therefore largest factor is (+) . factors of 1st term is,,,1*3 . factors of last term is,,,1*2 . (3x -2)(x+1),,,,,answer . . check using FOIL,,,,3x^2 +3x -2x -2,,,3x^2 +x -2,,,,,ok