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anonymous

  • one year ago

Put the equation below in the form ax^2+bx+c=0. Enter the exponents using the caret (^). (x+2)^2+3x=0 Help, A.S.A.P.

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  1. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    expand the parentheses (x + 2)(x + 2) + 3x = 0 first distribute x over x + 2 then +2 over x + 2

  2. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1435612076902:dw|

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    So we're factoring it ? .... Or ?

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Wow this website is not the best

  5. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    no the factors are (x+2) and (x +2) - we need to expand them to get the format you want.

  6. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    multiply them out as i've shown in the previous post

  7. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    you first multiply the second bracket (x +2) by x then by + 2

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Never mind, I got it a while ago.

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