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babydoll332
 3 years ago
Write a linear factorization of the function.
f(x) = x^4 + 64x^2
babydoll332
 3 years ago
Write a linear factorization of the function. f(x) = x^4 + 64x^2

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asnaseer
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3what can you see that is common to both terms?

allank
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hint: Try factoring out x^2

asnaseer
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3I guess there's your answer :/

allank
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry for letting it slip @asnaseer =)

babydoll332
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1f(x) = x2(x + 8i)^2

asnaseer
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3np  I guess we are all eager to solve problems :)

asnaseer
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3not quite babydoll332  factor out JUST the \(x^2\) term

allank
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Heh, true. Take it from here @asnaseer

babydoll332
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1f(x) = x2(x + 8i)(x  8i)

asnaseer
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3yes  that is the correct factorisation  you went one step further than I expected. :)
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