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anonymous
 one year ago
how do i solve the equation by completing the square for x^2+6x=8 with steps please
anonymous
 one year ago
how do i solve the equation by completing the square for x^2+6x=8 with steps please

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IrishBoy123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\(x^2+6x=8\) first, can you write it as: \("something" \ = 0\)

IrishBoy123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0where "something" has your various terms in it!

IrishBoy123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can you make the RHS of your equation equal to zero

IrishBoy123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0let's say i have : \(x^2+4x=−10\) i can then say that: \(x^2+4x \ + 10=−10 \ + \ 10\) \(x^2+4x + 10 = 0\) then i am good to go can tou do that with your equation?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait what about the 4

IrishBoy123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0OK, we can complete the square without fiddling around with your equation so \(x^2+6x=8\) look only at the L.H.S (left hand side): \(x^2+6x= (x + A)^2  B\)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait is a and b the solution?

IrishBoy123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you will need A and B in the solution tracking back, you asked : "how do i solve the equation by completing the square for x^2+6x=8 with steps please " that is a very reasonable question. do you know how to complete a square?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no lol i got a 15 percent on my test and can not get it for the life of me

IrishBoy123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0crumbs :( what is \((x + 3)^2\) can you evaluate that?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0isit like (x+3) and (x3)

IrishBoy123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0crumbs almighty!! am i actually helping you or hindering you?!?! i do wonder !! \((x+3)^2 = (x+3)(x+3) = ....\)

IrishBoy123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok love the directness!! am i now defunct?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no sorry i was going somewhere

IrishBoy123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0are we still going ???

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait so i would add 8 to 8 and it would make it zero?
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