Factor x^6+2x^4-16x^2-32

Math
Factor out the greatest common factor from each group.
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Group the first two terms and the last two terms.
Factor out the greatest common factor (GCF) from each group.
Factor the polynomial by factoring out the greatest common factor, .
Rewrite as .
Rewrite as .
Since both terms are perfect squares, factor using the difference of squares formula, where and .
Factor.
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Simplify.
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Rewrite as .
Factor.
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Since both terms are perfect squares, factor using the difference of squares formula, where and .
Remove unnecessary parentheses.
Remove unnecessary parentheses.
Factor x^6+2x^4-16x^2-32

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