A community for students. Sign up today!
Here's the question you clicked on:
← 55 members online
 0 viewing

This Question is Closed

RyanL.
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1add 4 to both sides first.

abb0t
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1add the 4 and set it equal to zero. So: \[y^25y+4=0\]

abb0t
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You're next step is to find two numbers(a and b) when multiplied give you 5, but when added result in +4. Those two numbers will make up: \[(x \pm a )(x \pm b) \] where a and b are real numbers.

RyanL.
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1It's the other way around. When you multiply them you get +4 and when you add them you get 5

melodylovesunicorns
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you so much!
Ask your own question
Ask a QuestionFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.