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Which of the following is a solution to the equation
x^2 – 6x + 5 = 0?
A. x = 5
B. x = 1
C. x = 1/5
D. x = 5
 one year ago
 one year ago
Which of the following is a solution to the equation x^2 – 6x + 5 = 0? A. x = 5 B. x = 1 C. x = 1/5 D. x = 5
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happykiddoBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i know its D but how to get i dont know
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yoyointegralsBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
break it up into (x1)(x5) = 0
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yoyointegralsBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
solve for x1 = 0 and x5=0
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happykiddoBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i know i factored but it gives me two solutions 5 and 1
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happykiddoBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
there is only supposed to be one (which is 5), as shown on the answer key
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precalBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
2nd power means you are looking for 2 solutions. Which implies one is given and not all......
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happykiddoBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
could you give me an example of what you mean precal
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precalBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1364226013438:dwthis quadratic has 2 solutions because the function crossed the x axis in 2 places. your multiple choice only listed one of the 2 solutions
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happykiddoBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay thanks precal : )
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