Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

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Chapter 8 - Section 8.1 - Solving Quadratic Equations by Completing the Square - Exercise Set: 34

Answer

0.25 (y-0.5)²

Work Step by Step

Original Binomial y²-y+__ Take half of the coefficient of -y -0.5 Take the square of -0.5 0.25 Add it to the binomial y²-y+0.25 Factor (y-0.5)²
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