Algebra 2 (1st Edition)

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Chapter 4 Quadratic Functions and Factoring - 4.4 Solve ax(squared) + bx + c = 0 by Factoring - 4.4 Exercises - Quiz for Lessons 4-1-4.4 - Page 265: 10

Answer

$$s=3,\:s=-\frac{1}{5}$$

Work Step by Step

Solving the equation using the quadratic formula, we obtain: $$s_{1,\:2}=\frac{-\left(-14\right)\pm \sqrt{\left(-14\right)^2-4\cdot \:5\left(-3\right)}}{2\cdot \:5} \\ s=3,\:s=-\frac{1}{5}$$

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