### Exercise 1

*((Reference))* The product is

#### Solution

### Exercise 2

*((Reference))* The product is

#### Solution

For the following problems, factor, if possible, the polynomials.

### Exercise 3

*((Reference))*

#### Solution

### Exercise 4

*((Reference))*

#### Solution

### Exercise 5

*((Reference))*

#### Solution

### Exercise 6

*((Reference))*

#### Solution

### Exercise 7

*((Reference))*

#### Solution

### Exercise 8

*((Reference))*

#### Solution

### Exercise 9

*((Reference))*

#### Solution

### Exercise 10

*((Reference))*

#### Solution

not factorable

### Exercise 11

*((Reference))*

#### Solution

### Exercise 12

*((Reference))*

#### Solution

### Exercise 13

*((Reference))*

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