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ihatealgebrasomuch
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if i were to simplify the equation 8x^2 + 2x = 3 , would i divided both sides by 8??
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ihatealgebrasomuch Group Title
if i were to simplify the equation 8x^2 + 2x = 3 , would i divided both sides by 8??
 2 years ago
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
I would use the quadratic formula
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ihatealgebrasomuch Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i have to factor
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
8x^2 + 2x = 3 8x^2 + 2x  3 = 0 8x^2 + 6x  4x  3 = 0 Now factor by grouping
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ihatealgebrasomuch Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
where did you get the 6 and 4 from?
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Multiply 8 and 3 to get 24 Now find two numbers that a) multiply to 24 AND b) add to 2 These two numbers are 6 and 4 So we break up 2x into 6x4x
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