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 one year ago
Which part of the quadratic formula tells you whether the quadratic equation can be solved by factoring?
−b b2 − 4ac 2a
Use the part of the quadratic formula that you chose above and find its value given the following quadratic equation:
2x2 + 7x + 3 = 0
 one year ago
Which part of the quadratic formula tells you whether the quadratic equation can be solved by factoring? −b b2 − 4ac 2a Use the part of the quadratic formula that you chose above and find its value given the following quadratic equation: 2x2 + 7x + 3 = 0

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klimenkov
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What do you think about it?

thisisarri
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think its the middle one

klimenkov
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Why so you think so? Or you just guess?

thisisarri
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well, i think you need that to factor, but its pretty much just a guess

thisisarri
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0why, what are you thinking?

klimenkov
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You can factor this only in case if you have real roots. They will be if the discriminant of your equation is bigger that zero.

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the b^24ac > 0 means there are two distinct real roots

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1365103062271:dw

thisisarri
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh, soo than my guess was wrong? @klimenkov @alexwantstolearn

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1its is the middle on you are correct that part will tell you how many x intercepts there are

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i will provide an example

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1365103320051:dw

thisisarri
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohh, hah cool! so i am right!

thisisarri
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay, so what about the second part?

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1365103456715:dw

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1just about todo that

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1when you said the second part you want to know how that applies to that equation correct

thisisarri
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0noo, i mean this: Use the part of the quadratic formula that you chose above and find its value given the following quadratic equation: 2x2 + 7x + 3 = 0

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1sorry i find it really hard to read when its not an image

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1365103731072:dw

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1365103799936:dw

thisisarri
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0sooo, ahah what is this?

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1since its positive it means it has real roots

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1sorry what part don't understand and i will try and explain it more clearly

thisisarri
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0like, there are so many numbers i dont know which one is the answer. so look at the b part that i typed a few minutes ago and tell me what i should put in it

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the answer too b is 25

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1do you understand why that part of the quadratic equation is essential

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so the answers summarised are

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1365104088534:dw

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1are you happy with the answer i have shown the answer to a and b

alexwantstolearn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1also i have explained why b^24ac is needed and gave an example of its use. I also calculated b for you and showed you what the value of a, b and c

thisisarri
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes, thank you soo much!!!
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