Factor completely/ or is it prime??

x^2+8x+47=

Factor completely/ or is it prime??

x^2+8x+47=

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Middletown, CT

Hi Bridget;

x^{2}+8x+47=

The number 47 is prime. Unless the LAST of the FOIL is (47)(1),

(...47)(...1),

this cannot be factored.

Perhaps there is a typographical error?

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