Factor -s^2-2s+24

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-s2-2s+24
Factor -1 out of -s2-2s+24.
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Factor -1 out of -s2.
-(s2)-2s+24
Factor -1 out of -2s.
-(s2)-(2s)+24
Rewrite 24 as -1(-24).
-(s2)-(2s)-1(-24)
Factor -1 out of -(s2)-(2s).
-(s2+2s)-1(-24)
Factor -1 out of -(s2+2s)-1(-24).
-(s2+2s-24)
-(s2+2s-24)
Factor.
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Factor s2+2s-24 using the AC method.
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Consider the form x2+bx+c. Find a pair of integers whose product is c and whose sum is b. In this case, whose product is -24 and whose sum is 2.
-4,6
Write the factored form using these integers.
-((s-4)(s+6))
-((s-4)(s+6))
Remove unnecessary parentheses.
-(s-4)(s+6)
-(s-4)(s+6)
Factor -s^2-2s+24

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