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anonymous
 5 years ago
Complete the Square: t^29t
PLEASE HELP , need the steps in doing this!
anonymous
 5 years ago
Complete the Square: t^29t PLEASE HELP , need the steps in doing this!

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Look at the coefficient of the second term with the variable raised to a power of 1. Divide that coefficient by two. Now write (t4.5)^2. To expand a binomial, you square the front term, multiple the two terms and double them and square the back. So if you notice if you do that, you get back t^29t. However, you also have to square the back giving you +4.5^2. You don't want that, you want the original equation, so all you have to do is subtract 4.5, so it's: (t4.5)^24.5^2

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so i start out with t^29t

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0my hw first says i want a completed trinomial....

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what part dont you understand, the process i did was completing the square which is what your homework wants
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