Denominator contains 2 linear factors

In this video tutorial you are shown what is meant by a linear factor and how to split an algebraic fraction containing two linear factors in the denominator into partial fractions.

Example in the video

  1. Express \dfrac{{3x}}{{(x + 2)(x - 1)}} in partial fractions

Summary Exercise

Denominator contains 3 linear factors

In this tutorial you are shown how to split an algebraic fraction containing three linear factors in the denominator into partial fractions.

Example in the video

  1. Express \dfrac{{2x - 1}}{{(2x - 5)(x - 1)(x + 2)}} in partial fractions

Summary Exercise