Algebra 1

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 8 - Polynomials and Factoring - 8-5 Factoring X(squared) + bx + c - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 504: 43



Work Step by Step

The formula for the area of a parallelogram is: A = bh The area is $x^{2}$ - 14x + 24 and the base given is (x-2) so we substitute it into the formula of the area of a parallelogram. A = bh $x^{2}$ - 14x + 24 = (x-2) h The h is the the form of (x+p). p = -14 - (-2) p = -12 Therefore we substitute -12 for p into (x+p) Thus the height is (x-12)
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