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kristinak
 10 months ago
A quadratic equation is shown below:
x2  8x + 13 = 0
Which of the following is the first correct step to write the above equation in the form (x  p)2 = q, where p and q are integers?
Subtract 5 from both sides of the equation
Subtract 3 from both sides of the equation
Add 5 to both sides of the equation
Add 3 to both sides of the equation
kristinak
 10 months ago
A quadratic equation is shown below: x2  8x + 13 = 0 Which of the following is the first correct step to write the above equation in the form (x  p)2 = q, where p and q are integers? Subtract 5 from both sides of the equation Subtract 3 from both sides of the equation Add 5 to both sides of the equation Add 3 to both sides of the equation

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myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1do you know how to complete the square? let's practice do you think x^22x+1 can be written as a square?

kristinak
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2i was thnking it was D?

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1can you write is as a square for me?

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1okay so if you do that then we have x^28x+13+3=0+3 x^28x+16=3

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so are you think x^28x+16 can be written as square?

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1and you are right about my example

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1x^28x+16 can be written as (x ? )^2

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you did this all by yourself @kristinak

kristinak
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2yeah but i still dont know the answer

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you are saying we have (x4)^2=3

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.14 and 3 are totally integers

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Can you tell me where you are confused on your first choice?

kristinak
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2i thought you said i was wrong when i said it was D?

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i simply was working through what D would have given us

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1do you not think 4 and 3 are integers?

kristinak
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2thank you so much, sorry i was confused

kristinak
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2can you help me with another?

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1can you find the vertex for the first one?

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1now the vertex is very important for consider the min or even the max for a parabola that is why i asked for the other graph i think a good way to approximate the vertex is just plot those points given

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i want you to speculate on what you think the vertex is

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1now it helped me to actually plot the points so i encourage you to do so

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1tell me what you think looks like the middle point of that graph

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1now the y values for each of these points is the amount of min production cost from each graph

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1aka lowest y value for each graph

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the question ask you to compare the y values basically it ask which one is greater

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1right because 899.5>55 so company 2 has a bigger min production cost

kristinak
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2thank you!! can you help me with like 2 or 3 more?

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1honestly i cannot i have to leave i suggest posting a new question

myininaya
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1np have a great night
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