# SOLUTION: Factor completely. Remember to look first for a common factor. Check by multiplying. If a polynomial is prime, state this. b^2 + 8bc - 20

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 Question 462178: Factor completely. Remember to look first for a common factor. Check by multiplying. If a polynomial is prime, state this. b^2 + 8bc - 20Answer by algebrahouse.com(1079)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!bē + 8bc - 20 It is prime the way it is written However if it is this, then it factors bē + 8bc - 20cē = (b + 10c)(b - 2c) {factored into two binomials} www.algebrahouse.com