Home > CCA > Chapter 11 > Lesson 11.2.1 > Problem 11-33
Find the real solutions to the equations below using any method of your choice.
Rewrite the equation in standard form.
Solve by Zero Product Property:
Factor the equation:
Get the roots from the factors.
Solve by Quadratic Formula:
In the quadratic formula, substitute the coefficient of
for , the coefficient of for , and the third term for .
See the help for part (a).
This quadratic is not factorable. What happens when you use the other two methods? Are there any real solutions?