# Going with the Flow

## Is it safe to go with the flow?

## OBJECTIVE: To learn the process of factoring polynomials completely

In a previous lesson, you learned how to do prime factorization on numerals.

*Climbing Down Trees:*https://www.geogebra.org/m/hxmuf2dg In another lesson, you learned how to factor monomials—the Greatest Common Factor (GCF) or the Common Monomial Factor (CMF)—from polynomials.*Finding Things in Common:*https://www.geogebra.org/m/nxgw5bps In this lesson, you'll learn the process of factoring polynomials completely.
Below is a set of problems that require you to identify special factors (DOTS, DOTC, SOTC, and PST) among a set of polynomials.
Check the Answer Box below for the correct answers.

## Special Factors

## ANSWER BOX:

Check out the answers to the above problems here.

## TODAY you learned the process of factoring polynomials completely.

In future lessons, you'll learn how to factor different types of polynomials. Did you ENJOY today's lesson?