Completing the Square 2

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Lesson Description:

Part 2 of Showing how to the complete the square to solve quadratic equations.

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Questions answered by this video:
  • How do you use completing the square to solve quadratic equations?
  • How do you solve x^2 + 6x = -8 by completing the square?
  • How do you solve and check x^2 - 6x = 1 by completing the square?
  • How do you solve x^2 - 2x + 2 = 0 by completing the square?
  • Staff Review

    • Currently 4.0/5 Stars.
    This lesson shows how to solve quadratic equations by completing the square. This is often a frustrating topic, and it is explained very well and simply in this video. This is a must-watch if you are learning completing the square for the first time. The problems solved in this video have a leading coefficient of 1, which makes things slightly easier.