Mathematics

Which of the following is not a factors of 2p(^2) – 2?

Which of the following is not a factors of 2p(^2) – 2?

  • A.
    2
  • B.
    p – 1
  • C.
    p + 1
  • D.
    2p – 2
  • E.
    2p + 1
Correct Answer: Option E
Explanation

2p(^2) – 2 

2(p(^2) – 1)

= 2(p + 1)(p – 1)