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2-44.

Copy and complete each of the Diamond Problems below. The pattern used in the Diamond Problems is shown below. Homework Help ✎

Add

andto fill the bottom and multiply them to fill the top.Bottom:

Top:

What are the factors of

? Which of those add to

? The larger factor must be positive in order for the sum to be positive.

Divide

by to get .

Follow the steps in part (a).

Top:

Bottom: