I find polynomials to be a helpful analogy:

p(x) = x^2 - 5x + 6

This factors into (x - 3) and (x - 2).

...But what if we SWAPPED the factors??

Clearly this is nonsensical, and this article captures that very well. :) Thank you for elucidating materials!!!

I find polynomials to be a helpful analogy:

p(x) = x^2 - 5x + 6

This factors into (x - 3) and (x - 2).

...But what if we SWAPPED the factors??

Clearly this is nonsensical, and this article captures that very well. :) Thank you for elucidating materials!!!