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anonymous
 5 years ago
x^312x^2+32x=0
anonymous
 5 years ago
x^312x^2+32x=0

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x(x^2  12x + 32) = 0 x(x  4)(x  8) = 0 x = 0, 4, 8

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0divide by x, then solve the remaining quadratic. x^212x+32=0=(x8)(x4) x=8,2

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0regan, you have to account for the fact that you divided by x, meaning that x could be zero as well you see this is true if you plug zero back into the equation, you'll get 0 = 0, which is true, hence, x = 0 is also a solution to this equation

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0noted : ) ah oui, the fundamental theory of algebra

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x(x^2  12x + 32) = 0 x(x  4)(x  8) = 0 do you get this part?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0after that part you just set each part equal to 0 so x = 0 x  4 = 0 x  8 = 0 solve for each x x = 0, 4, 8

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0No i dont get how u got the x(x4) and (x8)?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x(x^2  12x + 32) = 0 this part? i factored out the x to get to this part x(x  4)(x  8) = 0 you have to factor do you know how to factor?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so how would u do 4x^3x=0

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ya i know how 2 factor i jus dont get how x factored 12 and got 4?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0factor out the x x(4x^2  1) = 0 x = 0 4x^2  1 = 0 4x^2 = 1 x^2 = 1/4 \[x = \pm 1/2\]

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i factored x out of x^312x^2+32x=0 to get x(x^2  12x + 32) = 0 than i factored INSIDE the parenthesis to get x(x  4)(x  8) = 0 go to this site http://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/Classes/Alg/Factoring.aspx it teaches you how to factor

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thanks all check it out
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