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There are n teams in a league and the number of games played is given by the polynomial n^2-n-n. A women's softball league has 13 teams. What is the total number of games to be played?

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  1. amistre64
    • 5 years ago
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    is that a typo? -n-n?

  2. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    n^2-n=n sry

  3. amistre64
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    nope; still dont make sense

  4. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    how about n^2-n=N that is how it is written

  5. anonymous
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    boy, you two are going to pull an all nighter

  6. amistre64
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    ack...nope

  7. amistre64
    • 5 years ago
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    i did 14^2 :)

  8. amistre64
    • 5 years ago
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    169 -13 ---- 156 = N

  9. anonymous
    • 5 years ago
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    so is there a way to write that with varibles

  10. amistre64
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    hmm.... not as written no

  11. amistre64
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    n=13; so 13^2-13 = N if i read it right

  12. anonymous
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    well when I write N=156 it say incorrect

  13. anonymous
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    ok so I will try that

  14. amistre64
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    then theres something your keeping secret from the problem ;)

  15. anonymous
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    the correct answer was 156 by itself w/o the n.....gezzz

  16. amistre64
    • 5 years ago
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    :) picky programs

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