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Apply the zero product property to deduce the solutions. Example
1 Solve −10x = x 2 + 25. 2 Solve 9w = −6w 2 Applications Outline Quadratic Equations Solving Quadratic Equations The Square Root Property
Theorem (The Square Root Property)
If X is an algebraic expression and k is a constant, then
√
√
X 2 = k if and only if X = k or X = − k .
Apply the square root property as follows:
Write the equation in the form X 2 = k , where X is an
algebraic expression and k is a constant.
Apply the squ...
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2014 for the course MATH 1050 taught by Professor K.jplatt during the Spring '14 term at Snow College.
 Spring '14
 K.JPlatt
 Algebra, Equations

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