## Today's Objective

# Key Vocabulary

*ν*.)

UNIT

7

7.2: Factor Simple Quadratic Trinomials

Students apply basic factoring techniques to second- and simple third-degree polynomials. These techniques include finding a common factor for all terms in a polynomial, recognizing the difference of two squares, and recognizing perfect squares of binomials.

DECONSTRUCTION

OBJECTIVES

KEY VOCABULARY

STAR ITEMS

TAKE A QUIZ

Students will be able to factor simple quadratic trinomials as the product of linear binomials.

POLYNOMIAL

TERM

COEFFICIENT

GREATEST COMMON FACTOR

FACTOR (*ν*.)

FOIL

SQUARE OF A BINOMIAL

DIFFERENCE OF SQUARES

LOWEST TERMS

RECIPROCAL

NUMERATOR

DENOMINATOR