How to Complete the Square of Polynomials?

Answer Completing the square provides a method for solving second-order polynomials which cannot be factored. This technique also changes a polynomial from general form to standard form, making it simpler... Read More »

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How to Complete the Square?

Completing the square is one of the most feared concept by mathematics students. Their fear is completely irrational however as it just involves the simple application of a formula.

How to Complete the Square to Find the Equation of a Sphere?

Finding the equation of a circle can be done in several different ways. Using the complete square method will require some rewriting of the standard sphere equation format (ax^2 + by^2 + cz^2 dx + ... Read More »

How to Find the Square Root of a Number That Doesn't Have a Perfect Square?

The square root of a number multiplied by itself yields that number. Some numbers are perfect squares such as 25 (five times five) and 100 (10 times 10). Other numbers are not perfect squares. Alth... Read More »

If carpet costs 5.99 a square foot how much would it be per square yard?

$53.91 per square yard. That's pretty expensive carpet...........