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    Intersection Points

    Find the intersection points of the line 3x-y=4 and the parabola y=3x^2-12x+8.


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    Re: Intersection Points

    Quote Originally Posted by skweres1 View Post
    Find the intersection points of the line 3x-y=4 and the parabola y=3x^2-12x+8.


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    Start by writing the first equation as \displaystyle \begin{align*} y = 3x - 4 \end{align*} and substituting this as y into the second equation. Then solve the quadratic for x.
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