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whpalmer4Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
5*30 = 150. Can you think of two numbers which multiplied give you 150, and added give you 5?
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ZeHanzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I would first factor out a 5: 5(x²+x6). Now look for two numbers, with product 6 and sum 1 (because it is 1*x)
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ikoreanx3Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so would it be 5(x )(x ) ?
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ZeHanzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Yes, and put the numbers that have sum 1 and produc 6 on the blanks...
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ikoreanx3Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Don't you have to find the mutiples of 30. . . that sum to 5
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ZeHanzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
You could also do it that way, but because I have factored out the 5, the other numbers can be smaller, so easier (imo)
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ikoreanx3Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I got confused with your method, I'm sorry.
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ZeHanzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Can you find the numbers? Their sum is 1, their product = 6, because you have to factor x²+1x6
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whpalmer4Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Yes, factoring out the 5 does make it a little easier, and your factoring is correct. Good job!
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whpalmer4Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
I like leaving the extra factors in so I get practice for the times when I can't factor them out :)
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whpalmer4Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Just about everything is easier with practice, so practicing the really hard stuff narrows the gap between easy and hard...
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ZeHanzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
So you like torturing yourself... ;)
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