n Learning and Teaching Mathematics - Factorization - variations on a theme

Volume 2011, Issue 11
  • ISSN : 1990-6811


Factorization remains a critical component of the South African school Mathematics curriculum. Factorization is used not only for simplifying algebraic expressions but also for determining the roots of equations and for determining the x-intercepts of graphs. However, factorization continues to be an area which learners find particularly problematic.

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