Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

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Chapter 8 - Section 8.1 - Solving Quadratic Equations by Completing the Square - Vocabulary, Readiness & Video Check: 3

Answer

completing the square

Work Step by Step

The reason it is called "completing the square" is because you literally complete a square. $(x+m)^{2}$ or $(x-m)^{2}$
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