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  • one year ago

Find the center that eliminates the linear terms in the translation of: 4x^2 - 25y^2 - 8x - 100y - 196= 0. A) (1, 2) B) (-1, 2) C) (1, -2) Can you please explain how to do it, my notes didn't explain how to do these types of problems.

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    you would get x or y by itself

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Ok so how would I do that?

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    hmm lol

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    0+196

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    so u get that on the other side

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    ok

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    this is geometry right?

  8. anonymous
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    or algebra?

  9. anonymous
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    It's actually Pre-Cal

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    oh wow

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1269614752

  12. anonymous
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    wait ik how to do this

  13. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    its not A

  14. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Ok

  15. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Would it be C?

  16. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i got 100 with C

  17. anonymous
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    oh so it's B?

  18. anonymous
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    lol no B i got like -4 hundred and sum

  19. anonymous
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    are those the only choices?

  20. anonymous
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    Yes

  21. anonymous
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    is the first number for x or y do you know?

  22. anonymous
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    It's x and y

  23. anonymous
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    this is so RETARDED

  24. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    http://openstudy.com/study#/updates/4fd626cbe4b04bec7f17315d

  25. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I think it will be C because in the equation it ended up being (x-1)^2/75 - (y+2)^2/12 = 1 Which has (1,-2) in it

  26. anonymous
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    its C

  27. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    you got it?

  28. anonymous
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    Thanks!

  29. anonymous
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    can i fan you? :D :P

  30. anonymous
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    np

  31. anonymous
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    Sure!

  32. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    you should do the same ;)

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