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shamil98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5
x^2  3x  4 = 0 factor it.
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swissgirlBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
We first need to set it up in the form \(ax^2+bx+c=0\)
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swissgirlBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Well ya like @shamil98 has shown we subtract 4 from both sides to achieve this
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KatelynmorrisBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Ok I got that. I have x^23x4=0 but I am not sure where to go from there.
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shamil98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5
you can use the quadratic formula or just factor it to (x+b)(xb) form. and then solve for (x+b)=0 and (xb) = 0 to get your solutions
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swissgirlBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
We need to find 2 numbers that when you add them they equal 3 and when you multiply them they equal 4
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KatelynmorrisBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Well that would be 4 and 1.
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shamil98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5
so, in (x+b)(xb)=0 form it would be?
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swissgirlBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So basically then we replace 3x with 4x +1x
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swissgirlBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So our equation would look as follows \(x^24x+1x4\)
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shamil98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5
(x4)(x+1) = 0 after you put it in that form x  4 = 0 and x + 1 = 0 solve for x to get your solutions.
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swissgirlBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Then we group the first 2 terms and teh last 2 terms \( (x^24x)+(x4)=0
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swissgirlBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\( (x^24x)+(x4)=0\)
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swissgirlBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Then we factor out from each bracket x(x4)+1(x4)=0
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shamil98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5
You made a mistake I believe.. @swissgirl
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shamil98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5
Well, she is asking how to find the solution, I have no idea what you are showing.. the original equation is x^2  3x  4. factored out (x4)(x+1)= 0 x = 1 x =4
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shamil98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5
x^2  4x + x 4 can just be simplified to x^2 3x  4 .....
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swissgirlBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Yes but I am just demonstrating how you factored it out This is the typical way it is taught in school and when it becomes more challenging then it is imperative that you write it out in this fashion
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swissgirlBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@Katelynmorris which method are you familiar with?
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shamil98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5
It looks more complicated with your method x^2 3x 4 you know that the values are 1 and  4. just put that like this (x4)(x+1) = 0
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KatelynmorrisBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I am lost after the x^24x+1x4=0..Solving by factoring
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swissgirlBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
But @shamil98 it works this time but what happens if the equation was \(3x^23x4=0\) ?
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KatelynmorrisBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Ok so after the (x4)(x+1)=0 that gives me x how?
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LolaTorezz2011Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
listen to sham, he got da plan @_@
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shamil98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5
(x4)(x+1)=0 you put x4=0 and x+1=0 to get your solutions .
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LolaTorezz2011Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@Katelynmorris just look at daht smart score of his @_@ YO SWISS, DONT BE CHEESY <3 I loe u, but let L do his Justice <3
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shamil98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5
3x2−3x−4=0 swiss, i would use the quadratic formula. instead of trying to factor it.
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swissgirlBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
You can use whtvr it makes no diff as long as you get your answer
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shamil98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5
Your method is much more complicated than it needs to be, just make it simple..
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swissgirlBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
The only reason why I was showing him that method since that is the method taught in schools
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swissgirlBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Plus your method wont work for complicated equations trust me kid
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shamil98Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.5
Yes, those are your solutions.
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LolaTorezz2011Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
as a drunk person on peaches, let me tell u somethin swiss cheese, sham aint no kid, he be Justice @_@
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LolaTorezz2011Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
don't make me get my peaches loe <3 @Katelynmorris listen to sham, hes been doin dis for years @_@ just look at daht bronze 76 he got @_@
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every time you type @_@ you tag whoever that is lol
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LolaTorezz2011Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
OMG THEY ACTUALLY EXCIST oo
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LolaTorezz2011Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I have been using that face for so many times like this.........they will witness the spam of there lives when they come back XD
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