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1. could someone factorise this please 8x^3+6x^2-17x+3=0
2. (Original post by Mf1999)
could someone factorise this please 8x^3+6x^2-17x+3=0
What have you tried?

Hint: 8+6-17+3 = 0

Eg maths - factorising AS would have been better.
3. (Original post by SeanFM)
What have you tried?

Hint: 8+6-17+3 = 0

Eg maths - factorising AS would have been better.

I have tried using three brackets and even two but I can't seem to get it right
4. (Original post by SeanFM)
Hint: 8+6-17+3 = 0
Hint2: The above gives you one of the factors.
5. (Original post by Mf1999)
I have tried using three brackets and even two but I can't seem to get it right
I'm not sure what you mean- please show some working. See hint 1 and hint 2 above.

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