Factorising Double Brackets Grid Method

Factorising Double Brackets Grid Method Resource (Free Download)

Suitable for Year groups: 8, 9, 10

Factorising Double Brackets Grid Method resource description

This resource explains a method to factorise quadratics with an x squared coefficient of one. It uses the PRODUCT SUM grid method to help find the two values required for each bracket.

Factorising Double Brackets

This downloadable resource provides a clear and concise guide to factorising double brackets, an important skill in algebra.


Why is factorising double brackets important?

Factorising double brackets is a valuable skill that underpins many areas of maths, from simplifying expressions to solving equations. It is essential for progressing onto more complex algebraic topics.


How can this resource help?

This resource introduces the grid method for factorising double brackets. The grid method provides a visual and structured approach that can make it easier to understand the steps involved. The resource also includes clear worked examples to illustrate how to use the method.


Benefits of using this resource:

  • Clear and concise explanations: The resource breaks down the steps involved in factorising double brackets into easy-to-understand chunks.
  • Visual grid method: The grid method provides a clear and structured way to work through the steps.
  • Worked examples: The worked examples illustrate how to apply the method to different types of expressions.
  • Free PDF download: The resource is available as a free PDF download, making it easy to access and use.

This resource is a valuable tool for teachers and parents who are supporting pupils in learning to factorise double brackets. It is also a helpful resource for pupils who are working independently on this topic.

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