This Chapter includes problems in the following sections:

6.1 The Greatest Common Factor, Factoring by Grouping

6.2 Factoring Trinomials of the Form

6.2 Factoring Trinomials of the Form

*x*^{2}+ bx + c*6.3 Factoring Trinomials of the Form a**x*^{2}+ bx + c*6.4 Factoring Perfect-Square Trinomials and the Differences of Two Squares**6.5 Factoring the Sum and Difference of Two Cubes**6.6 A Factoring Strategy**6.7 Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring**6.8 Applications of Quadratic Equations*