Multiply the Last terms: (x+ 2 ) (x+ 4) = x 2 +4x+2x+ 8. Simplify: x 2 + 4x+2x +8 = x 2 + 6x +8. 2. Understand factoring. When you multiply two

You can factor a trinomial of the form ax^2 + bx + c, when a=1, by using the following 3-step method: Step 1: Identify the values for b and c. Step 2: Find two numbers that