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Find the difference of (−5x2 − 4x3 − 3) − (9x3 + 3x − 8x2). Be sure to show all of your work in a neat and organized fashion.
Use the ^ (shift 6) symbol to show an exponent. For example, x squared can be written as x^2.
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Solmyr Group Title
Find the difference of (−5x2 − 4x3 − 3) − (9x3 + 3x − 8x2). Be sure to show all of your work in a neat and organized fashion. Use the ^ (shift 6) symbol to show an exponent. For example, x squared can be written as x^2.
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(25x  64x  3)  (729x + 3x  64x) ????
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Solmyr Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Please help
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bronzegoddess Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
you need to subtract like terms x^2 minus x^2
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Solmyr Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so the 5x^2 and 8x^2?
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bronzegoddess Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
yes, and you get?
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Solmyr Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
add 8 to boith sides and get 3x^2
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bronzegoddess Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
yes your answer is right but your method is fishy.. any go on :) i would say 5x^28x^2 = 5x^2+8x^2=3x^2
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bronzegoddess Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
do the same for the rest, and give me your answer :)
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Solmyr Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
4x^3 and 9x^3
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bronzegoddess Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
yes and ur answer?
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Solmyr Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
or should the 9 be negative because the minus sign in between the two equations??
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bronzegoddess Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
well, the 9 is postive but you have to subtract it from 4..
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bronzegoddess Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
4x^39x^3 is the same as 4x^3+9x^3
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bronzegoddess Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
yes, and the last two terms, do they have partners?
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bronzegoddess Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
lol, correct..not the same terms.. so your answer would be all the stuff together.. i'll give you a start: 3x^213x^3and the last two terms without partners
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Solmyr Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so 3x^2  13^3 + 3x  3?
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bronzegoddess Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
yes :) well done, by the way.. there is a difference between (5x)^2 and 5x^2.. do you know it?
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bronzegoddess Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
(5x)^2= 5^2x^2=25x^2 5x^2 is just 5x^2 :) next time you should write your question with the exponents to avoid complications :)
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Solmyr Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
ok thank you for all the help
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bronzegoddess Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
you are welcome, you are a great learner :)
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