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help! give 25x^2-10x=0 which values of x will satisfy the equation? (Hint: Factor the polynomial into two terms, and find the values of x that will make each term 0.) A. x=0 and x=5/2 B. x=0 and x=2/5 C. x=0 and x=2 D. x=0 and x=5

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Factor out the x then solve for both equations.

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i tried that but am still confuse

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    When you tried that what did you get?

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    diffrent answers

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Can you factor the problem or not?

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i got 5x (5x-2)

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    so A is the answer?

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Close...the factoring is correct..so you now have two equations 5x= 0 and 5x-2 = 0...now solve for x for both equations.

  9. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thats the part am stuck in

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    you could also just plug in each option and see if you get zero i do recommend a calculator

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