# How do you factor the trinomial #5-6x+x^2#?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 15, 2018

#### Explanation:

As per the question, we have

By arranging the terms, we get

Now, here we have an equation of the form

As

Now,

So, we can write

**Note : #(-1)xx(-5) = 5 = c#**

So, we have the equation as,

Rearranging the terms,

Taking the common terms out,

Simplifying it further,

Hence, the answer.