# Let’s Decompose This

## An Algebra Challenge

# Today’s Challenge

As we are now entering the 10th week at Warwick University, which is also the final week of the Winter term, let’s do some easy maths to wind down!

There are two ways to solve this problem. You can either set up (a-b)² and compare coefficients to solve for a and b, or you can decompose the expression carefully to…