# How to Complete the Square

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### Completing the square involves changing a quadratic equation from standard form into _____.

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### 2. When completing the square, a quadratic trinomial is turned into _____ .

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Completing the square involves taking a standard form equation and turning it into a different form. In this quiz, you will be tested on the ins and outs of completing the square, as well as finding values necessary to do so.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz on completing the square tests your ability to:

• Figure out a value needed to complete the square on a given quadratic equation
• Know how a quadratic trinomial is affected by completing the square
• Understand the relationship between a quadratic equation and completing the square

## Skills Practiced

• Reading comprehension - draw relevant information from the lesson on completing the square
• Critical thinking - use this information to consider a trinomial you could complete the square on without needing extra work
• Problem solving - solve for values in order to successfully complete a square