Since Im taking online classes, there is no teacher who can help me really out; I still dont know what Graphing with

**technology** means, dont get the concept of factoring with uneven numbers and what the quadratic formula is, I also dont know

. And this Assignment needs to be done soon

. Help or explanations would be very nice :-)

The quadratic equation,

can be solved by:

- Graphing with or without technology.
- Factoring
- Using the quadratic formula.

Solve the quadratic equation using all three techniques. Rank the techniques in the order in which you would use them to solve this problem. Explain why you chose that particular ranking and summarize the benefits of each method. Explanations, diagrams, examples, formulas and mathematical terminology should all be included in your solution. Be thorough!