OpenStudy (anonymous):

Choose the correct GCF for the following trinomial: 12a^4b^4 − 36a^3b^3 + 48a^3b^2.

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

@blackprincesssen @mathslover

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

\[12a ^{4}b ^{4} - 36a ^{3}b ^{3}+48a ^{3}b ^{2}\] right

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

right

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

i think its 12a3b2 am i right @blackprincesssen @TAKEBACKMATH

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

yea your right

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

okay what is the highest c ommon number that goes into 12, 36 and 48? its 12 right?

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

and a3 is teh highest common a and b2 is teh highest common be so you are right!

4 years ago