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9-17.

Solve the following quadratic equations by factoring and using the Zero Product Property. Be sure to check your solutions. Homework Help ✎

Draw a generic rectangle and diamond.

Factor.

One solution is

.

Make sure you find the other solution.

There are only

terms, so factor using the GCF.

Notice that each term is a multiple of

. or