pulls out any overall numerical factor in poly.
pulls out any overall factor in poly that does not depend on x.
pulls out any overall factor in poly that does not depend on any of the xi.
Details and Options
- FactorTerms[poly,x] extracts the content of poly with respect to x.
- FactorTerms automatically threads over lists in poly, as well as equations, inequalities and logic functions.
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Basic Examples (2)
Basic Uses (7)
A polynomial with complex coefficients:
FactorTerms threads over lists:
FactorTerms threads over equations and inequalities:
Properties & Relations (3)
Expand distributes the common factor over the terms, effectively reverting FactorTerms:
FactorTermsList gives a list of factors:
Factor performs a complete factorization:
Wolfram Research (1988), FactorTerms, Wolfram Language function, https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/FactorTerms.html (updated 2007).
Wolfram Language. 1988. "FactorTerms." Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Wolfram Research. Last Modified 2007. https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/FactorTerms.html.
Wolfram Language. (1988). FactorTerms. Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Retrieved from https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/FactorTerms.html