Ch 10: Factoring & Solving Quadratic Equations

Increase your competency in the area of factoring and solving quadratic equations, such as how to graph circles, complete the square, and multiply binomials using FOIL. If you are preparing for an exam, these concise, yet information-packed video lessons will give you the knowledge and confidence you need to excel.

Factoring & Solving Quadratic Equations - Chapter Summary

As you go through these lessons on factoring and solving quadratic equations, you can get a better understanding of what's involved in completing the square and graphing circles and using the quadratic formula. Expert instructors also explain how the FOIL method is used in reverse. By the end of the chapter, you should be ready to:

• Solve polynomial problems that have a non-1 leading coefficient
• Discuss the use of factoring to solve a quadratic equation
• Recount how to solve quadratics that are not in standard form
• Identify the center and radius when graphing circles
• Describe what's involved in finding the equation of a circle
• Outline use of the FOIL method to multiply binomials
• Detail how to solve systems of equations involving circles, lines and parabolas

The engaging video lessons in this chapter can help to ensure you are fully adept at factoring and solving quadratic equations. A short quiz is available for each lesson to test your knowledge of the topics covered. You can even track your quiz results on your personal Dashboard. You can also print the lesson quizzes and use them as study worksheets.

11 Lessons in Chapter 10: Factoring & Solving Quadratic Equations
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