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terenzreignzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
You're supposed to find x, am I right? :)
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alfers101Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
haha i dont know :) i think yes?
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terenzreignzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Well, perform the FOIL method on (x4)(x6). You get...?
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alfers101Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
what will you do with 2?
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terenzreignzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Patience :) FOIL method on the lefthandside you get x²  10x + 24 right?
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terenzreignzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
so... x²  10x + 24 = 2 Now you can more clearly see what to do with the 2, am I right? ;)
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alfers101Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yes. i got x^210x+24=2
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terenzreignzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Now add 2 to both sides
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terenzreignzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Well, transpose 2, from the right side to the left... x²  10x + 22 = 0
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alfers101Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oohh i get it. then what?
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terenzreignzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Use the quadratic formula. Everything falls into place.
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alfers101Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i really cant. please help me :(
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terenzreignzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Given your equation in the form ax² + bx + c = 0 Your x values are given by \[\huge \frac{b \ \pm \ \sqrt{b^24ac}}{2a}\]
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terenzreignzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Plug in and solve.
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alfers101Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
what is my a ? my b is 10? my c is 24 ?
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terenzreignzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
your b is 10 not just 10 a is 1, as there is no coefficient.
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terenzreignzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
c is 22, not 24. Look again.
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alfers101Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oh okay :) then whats next?
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alfers101Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i think we're going to do a standard equation not quadratic equation?!
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alfers101Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
standard form rather
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