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Using graphing technology, approximate where the graph of y = 5x2 − 3x − 9 crosses the xaxis.
(1.55, 0) and (−1.15, 0)
(1.23, 0) and (−1.26, 0)
(1.32, 0) and (−1.01, 0)
(1.68, 0) and (−1.08, 0)
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Using graphing technology, approximate where the graph of y = 5x2 − 3x − 9 crosses the xaxis. (1.55, 0) and (−1.15, 0) (1.23, 0) and (−1.26, 0) (1.32, 0) and (−1.01, 0) (1.68, 0) and (−1.08, 0)
 2 years ago
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Quadratic formula... a=5 b=3 c=9 Plug them in and you'll get two answers for x. Both yvalues will be 0.
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Or do you want me to tell you how to do this on a TI83/84?
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mydaddysalineman94Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I have no idea how to do any of these..:/
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Do you have a graphing calculator?
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agreeneBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
the link I put is a picture of the graphyou can use it to do the estimation they are asking for.
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
http://0.tqn.com/d/create/1/0/i/9/9//Quadratic.formula.jpg
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
a=5 b=3 c=9 Plug them in and you'll get two answers for x. Both yvalues will be 0.
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
((3) +/ sqrt((3)^2  4*5*(9)))/(2*5)
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brinetheryBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
(3 +/ (sqrt(9+180))/10 (3+/ sqrt(189))/10 ***THIS MEANS*** x = (3+ sqrt(189))/10 y=0 x = (3sqrt(189))/10 y=0 Is this making sense?
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