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math>philosophy Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Did you try factoring out the x and y? If it helps, try rearranging the terms like so: \[x^2  2x  y^2 + 2y\] and try grouping/factoring the x out and the y out
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Kuoministers Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Actually i tried that and it doesnt work... grouping doesnt work... Completing the square doesnt work...
 2 years ago

jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
x^2  y^2  2x + 2y (x^2  y^2) + (  2x + 2y) (x  y)(x + y) + (  2x + 2y) (x  y)(x + y)  2( x  y) See where to go from here?
 2 years ago

ChmE Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@jim_thompson5910 started you off great. There is still something in common you could factor out to further simplify it. Think about it
 2 years ago

math>philosophy Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I think he left it out on purpose
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Kuoministers Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Thanks you so much jim.. i know how to complete it now. Thanks
 2 years ago

jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
np
 2 years ago
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