11 videos in "Factoring Special Cases"

Factoring Differences of Squares

Factoring Perfect Squares

Factoring Special Cases

Factoring 15a  Difference of 2 Squares

Factoring 15b  Difference of 2 Squares part 2

Factoring 16 Sum of 2 squares is prime

Factoring 17Perfect Square Trinomials

Factoring 18Sum and Difference of 2 Cubes

Difference of Squares

Factoring and Solving a Difference of Squares Equation

Factoring Difference of Squares
Difference of Squares
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The differece of squares factoring method.
 What is a difference of squares?
 How do you factor a difference of squares?
 How do you factor x^2  y^2?
 How do you factor 36a^2  1?
 How do you factor x^4  y^2?
 How do you factor 4b^2  9c^2?
 How do you factor (16a^2b^8)/49  (9a^8b^2)/25c^2?
 How do you factor a polynomial with only two terms?
 How do you factor x^8  y^8?
 How do you know when you are finished factoring a difference of squares?
 How do you factor a binomial?
This video shows how to factor several differences of squares, and throws one problem in that can be factored several times before it is finished. Again, each step is explained in detail. This is a very good tutorial.