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dw:1384225388681:dw
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zepdrix Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
So our goal is to match up the leading terms:dw:1384225571316:dwWhat do we want to multiply 2x by to turn it into 10x^4?
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1668168 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@zepdrix so 2x*5x^3
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zepdrix Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Yes very good!dw:1384225878362:dwUnderstand what I did there? I multiplied `each` value by 5x^3
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1668168 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@zepdrix yes I understand that part but what's the next step?
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dw:1384226367803:dwNext we substract. You can either put a negative sign and brackets as I've done here, Or you can switch the sign of each term if that makes more sense to you. Just don't forget that the brackets let's us know that the subtraction is being distributed to each term.
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1668168 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so it would be....12 because the 10x^4 and x^3 are subtracted
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dw:1384226619653:dwOk good! Understand why we bring the x^3 down with it?
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1668168 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no not really
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zepdrix Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1384226725590:dwThe x^3 is like the `name` of the things that we're subtracting.
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zepdrix Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
We end up with 3 apples right? Not just 3. That doesn't tell us enough information.
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1668168 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
alright that makes more since so after 12x^3 ...
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zepdrix Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1384227065135:dwWe'll bring down the next term. Notice that I added a 0x^2 to the problem? We `can not` leave out a power of x. See how our powers jump from x^3 down to x? We have to include the x^2 term so I wrote a 0x^2 as a placeholder.
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dw:1384227185855:dwNow we repeat the process again, we want to match these circled terms.
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1668168 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
14 but what about x in this one?
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zepdrix Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
to get from 2 to 12 I guess we would need to multiply by 6 yes? And to get from x to x^3 we need to multiply by x^2
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dw:1384227627979:dwSo what do we get on our next line? :)
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1668168 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so then I multiply 6x^2 *2x+3=12x18x^2
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zepdrix Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
12x^318x^2 is what you meant I assume? Ok good, then we subtract!dw:1384228134036:dw
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1668168 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
sorry i keep forgetting the x^3
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dw:1384228374212:dwOk good!
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1668168 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
is this the answer 5x36x2+9x14 i finished it
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zepdrix Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Oh sorry I ran off for a sec :) I dunno lemme check real quick.
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Ok looks good! Did you end up with any remainder?
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1668168 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yeah of 47
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Yay good job! \c:/
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1668168 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thanks for all help...you are a lifesaver
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