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  • 5 years ago

What term must be added to x^2+3x to complete the square? How do you find that term??

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  1. anonymous
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    1.5^2

  2. anonymous
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    You take the number before x (in this case it's 3) and divide by two and then square it. so it's 1.5 squared.

  3. anonymous
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    we need to make it fit the pattern a^2 + 2ab + b^2.

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    alma, do you get it?

  5. anonymous
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    I got the number pattern part, but the actual answer...ehhh it's vague to me. A little. It'a like I'm almost there but I'm not quite.

  6. anonymous
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    Ohhhhh!!! I got cha!!! I didn't see Scintillation explanation.

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