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burhan101
 3 years ago
a^22ab+b^2+a+b does this need to be rearranged?
burhan101
 3 years ago
a^22ab+b^2+a+b does this need to be rearranged?

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ParthKohli
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You can complete the square, probably.\[a^2  2ab + b^2 \implies (a  b)^2\]

Omniscience
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that is not complete the square..

ParthKohli
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yeah, that's why I added "probably" at the end. :)

Omniscience
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0lol sorry didnt see that; im tired its called square of a binomial; according to my notes lol

ParthKohli
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What do we have to do here, @burhan101? :

burhan101
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i don't know, that's why im asking you guys :(

KE8717504
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0r we factoring or simplifying here ?

Directrix
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Should this (a^22ab+b^2+a+b) be the following: a^2+2ab+b^2+a+b

Directrix
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@burhan101 The reason I asked about the sign is that if the 2ab had been +2ab the expression would have factored as shown on the attached file. As the problem is given, the expression does not factor over the set of rational numbers.
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