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- Apr 27th 2013, 11:38 PMUnrealCompleting the square with fraction as coefficient of x^2
Hi!

Complete the square for

- Apr 27th 2013, 11:50 PMProve ItRe: Completing the square with fraction as coefficient of x^2
You make life difficult on yourself if you skip steps. The first thing to do is to take out as a factor, then complete the square on everything left over, then multiply that factor back through.

- Apr 28th 2013, 12:27 AMUnrealRe: Completing the square with fraction as coefficient of x^2

- Apr 28th 2013, 12:51 AMProve ItRe: Completing the square with fraction as coefficient of x^2
I'm not giving any more help until you learn to follow the instructions you've been given.

- Apr 28th 2013, 01:14 AMUnrealRe: Completing the square with fraction as coefficient of x^2
My solution is what I understand from the instructions given.

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- Apr 28th 2013, 01:26 AMProve ItRe: Completing the square with fraction as coefficient of x^2
And this is correct. Well done.