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# MATH HELLLLLPPPPP :(

Posted by on Apr. 13, 2011 at 7:26 PM
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2s(squared)-9s+9

(sorry cant do the little 2 for squaring)

2*8=18

i cant think of factors of 18 whos sum is -9

next step is rewrite the original trinomial and split the middle term whos sum is -9

than factor completely

by on Apr. 13, 2011 at 7:26 PM
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by on Apr. 13, 2011 at 7:27 PM
Neg 6 and neg 3
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by Bronze Member on Apr. 13, 2011 at 7:27 PM

-3 and -6

by on Apr. 13, 2011 at 7:29 PM

Yep.

Quoting thenguyenclan:

Neg 6 and neg 3

by Platinum Member on Apr. 13, 2011 at 7:30 PM

gah i feel like a dummy, my head is just not in the math zone today lol

Quoting myfoursonsks:

Yep.

Quoting thenguyenclan:

Neg 6 and neg 3

by on Apr. 13, 2011 at 7:36 PM

since when does 2*8=18?? I have no clue what this problem is supposed to be

by on Apr. 13, 2011 at 7:37 PM

but when you factor it out it's (2s-3)(s-3)...not sure if thats what you are trying to do