Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32184-874-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-32184-874-1

Chapter 5 - Polynomials and Factoring - 5.7 Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring - 5.7 Exercise Set - Page 353: 74

Answer

No

Work Step by Step

Consider the following equation: $$x^2+2x+1=0$$ This simplifies to: $$(x+1)^2=0 \\ x=-1$$ Thus, there will not always be two solutions.
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