Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-805-X
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-805-9

Chapter 6 - Section 6.6 - Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring - Concept and Vocabulary Check - Page 473: 4


subtracting 5x

Work Step by Step

A quadratic equation is written in standard form by putting all terms on one side of the equation while the other side is equal to 0. In this example, to get the terms on the same side you must subtract 5x from both sides. This will result in the equation 3x$^2$-5x=0.
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