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TheSmartOne
 one year ago
Challenge Question:
Factor \(\sf a^2 + b^2=?\)
Note: This isn't the Pythagorean Theorem
The other similar formulas to that one, if you need it, are:
\(\sf a^2b^2 = (a+b)(ab)\)
\(\sf a^2+2ab+b^2 = (a+b)^2\)
\(\sf a^2  2ab+b^2 = (ab)^2\)
Hint: Think outside the box ;)
TheSmartOne
 one year ago
Challenge Question: Factor \(\sf a^2 + b^2=?\) Note: This isn't the Pythagorean Theorem The other similar formulas to that one, if you need it, are: \(\sf a^2b^2 = (a+b)(ab)\) \(\sf a^2+2ab+b^2 = (a+b)^2\) \(\sf a^2  2ab+b^2 = (ab)^2\) Hint: Think outside the box ;)

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\(a^2+b^2=a^2(b^2)=a^2(bi)^2=(a+bi)(abi)\)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0am I not supposed to post it? do I message or something?

TheSmartOne
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1well seems like it wasn't really hard at all, great job xD

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[ a^2 + b^2=?\] \(\sf a^2b^2 = (a+b)(ab)\) \(\sf a^2+2ab+b^2 = (a+b)^2\) (I'm taking this one) \(\sf a^2  2ab+b^2 = (ab)^2\) Thick outside the box? LIke this? \(\sf a^2+2ab+b^2 = (a+b)^2\) \(\sf (a+b)(a+b) = (a+b)^2\) [ using factoring] \(\sf (a+b)^2 = (a+b)^2\) [same terms, so rewrite ] I tried T_T

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0this isn't rewriting but \(a^2+b^2=\frac12[(ab)^2+(a+b)^2]\)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0err this isn't factoring but it is rewriting

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1x( so it's like a proof... sort of.. T_T

TheSmartOne
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Sort of... This equation blew my mind away when my Prof told us about it xD

UsukiDoll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1it's like.. what I'm trying to apply is that for those problems... start at the left to achieve the right or vice versa. . . .

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0(a*a)+(b*b)? @TheSmartOne

TheSmartOne
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1It's already been answered :p
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