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Kris5

  • 3 years ago

hey guys :) i need help in factoring trinomials...for example on this one: 6x^2-19x+15

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  1. sauravshakya
    • 3 years ago
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    Try to break the middle term

  2. Kris5
    • 3 years ago
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    how? I don't really understand this

  3. sauravshakya
    • 3 years ago
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    Such that their sum is -19 and product is 15*6

  4. Kris5
    • 3 years ago
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    -10 and -9

  5. sauravshakya
    • 3 years ago
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    Yep that will do

  6. sauravshakya
    • 3 years ago
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    Great work

  7. Kris5
    • 3 years ago
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    so then what do i do?

  8. Kris5
    • 3 years ago
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    thanks

  9. sauravshakya
    • 3 years ago
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    6x^2-19x+15 6x^2 -10x - 9x+15 3x(3x-5)-3(3x-5) (3x-3)(3x-5)

  10. sauravshakya
    • 3 years ago
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    got it?

  11. Kris5
    • 3 years ago
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    sort of

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