Factorising Monic Quadratic Expressions (10)

Expand binomial products and factorise monic quadratic expressions using a variety of strategies(VCMNA332)

LO: To factorise monic quadratic expressions.


  • What is a quadratic expression
  • What is factorising
  • How to find factors of a number


  • That monic quadratic expressions can be factorised.


  • I can factorise monic quadratic expressions.

Monic Quadratic Expressions

Remember: Algebraic expressions don’t have an equal sign (=).

A monic quadratic expression is always in the form x^2 + bx + c.

A monic quadratic always has the coefficient in front of the x-squared of 1.

Factorising Monic Quadratic Expressions

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