Elementary Algebra

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285194055
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-405-9

Chapter 6 - Factoring, Solving Equations, and Problem Solving - 6.3 - Factoring Trinomials of the Form x^2+bx+x - Problem Set 6.3 - Page 256: 69


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This means that if you were to plug the numbers into the quadratic formula, the output of the quadratic formula would not be a whole number. After all, most things are factorable, but many factorable things do not factor to be integers.
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