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Ch 5: Ohio EOCE Integrated Math II: Solving Quadratic Equations

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Let us guide you through your preparations for the Ohio EOCE - Integrated Math II exam with the fun video lessons and short quizzes in this chapter. Learn more about solving quadratic equations to improve your ability to succeed on the test.

Ohio EOCE Integrated Math II: Solving Quadratic Equations - Chapter Summary

When taking a test like the Ohio EOCE - Integrated Math II exam, it's good to feel confident that you're prepared for any questions you could face. This chapter provides a comprehensive overview of solving quadratic equations that ensures you're able to:

  • Define the quadratic equation
  • Understand how to assign the greatest common factor and multiplication property of zero
  • Use the quadratic formula to solve a quadratic equation
  • Solve quadratics that are not in standard form
  • Solve quadratic inequalities using two binomials, and factor quadratic equations
  • Demonstrate how to complete the square
  • Exhibit your ability to solve quadratic equations and trinomials by factoring
  • Show how to use the quadratic formula to solve equations with literal coefficients

Enjoy the flexibility of studying for the test from your home computer, smartphone, or tablet any time, day or night. Lessons are accessible as videos with clickable tags that allow you to skip to key topics without watching them in full. Full transcripts of the lessons are also available with helpful vocabulary words you can use to deepen your understanding of how to solve quadratic equations. Take the short quiz with each lesson to gauge your comprehension of the subject area. If you want a thorough review of all the lessons, feel free to take the practice chapter exam.

13 Lessons in Chapter 5: Ohio EOCE Integrated Math II: Solving Quadratic Equations
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What is a Quadratic Equation? - Definition & Examples

1. What is a Quadratic Equation? - Definition & Examples

You might be surprised to learn that quadratic equations are an important part of the world we live in. We sometimes even make use of them for our entertainment! Watch this video lesson to learn more about these equations.

Solving Quadratics: Assigning the Greatest Common Factor and Multiplication Property of Zero

2. Solving Quadratics: Assigning the Greatest Common Factor and Multiplication Property of Zero

When it comes to solving quadratics, we have at our disposal several methods. Watch this video lesson to learn one such method you can use to solve quadratics that don't have a constant term.

How to Use the Quadratic Formula to Solve a Quadratic Equation

3. How to Use the Quadratic Formula to Solve a Quadratic Equation

When solving a quadratic equation by factoring doesn't work, the quadratic formula is here to save the day. Learn what it is and how to use it in this lesson.

How to Solve Quadratics That Are Not in Standard Form

4. How to Solve Quadratics That Are Not in Standard Form

It isn't always the case that your equation will be set up nicely for you to solve. In this lesson, learn how to factor or use the quadratic formula to solve quadratic equations, even when they are not in standard form.

Solving Quadratic Inequalities Using Two Binomials

5. Solving Quadratic Inequalities Using Two Binomials

Watch this video lesson to learn what simple steps you can take to solve quadratic inequalities using two binomials. See how it only requires a few steps to solve quadratic inequalities using this method.

Factoring Quadratic Equations: Polynomial Problems with a Non-1 Leading Coefficient

6. Factoring Quadratic Equations: Polynomial Problems with a Non-1 Leading Coefficient

Once you get good at factoring quadratics with 1x squared in the front of the expression, it's time to try ones with numbers other than 1. It will be the same general idea, but there are a few extra steps to learn. Do that here!

How to Solve a Quadratic Equation by Factoring

7. How to Solve a Quadratic Equation by Factoring

If your favorite video game, 'Furious Fowls,' gave you the quadratic equation for each shot you made, would you be able to solve the equation to make sure every one hit its target? If not, you will after watching this video!

How to Complete the Square

8. How to Complete the Square

Completing the square can help you learn where the maximum or minimum of a parabola is. If you're running a business and trying to make some money, it might be a good idea to know how to do this! Find out what I'm talking about here.

Completing the Square Practice Problems

9. Completing the Square Practice Problems

Completing the square is one of the most confusing things you'll be asked to do in an algebra class. Once you get the general idea, it's best to get in there and actually do a few practice problems to make sure you understand the process. Do that here!

Using the Quadratic Formula to Solve Equations with Literal Coefficients

10. Using the Quadratic Formula to Solve Equations with Literal Coefficients

Watch this video lesson to find out what steps you need to take to solve equations with literal coefficients using the quadratic formula. Learn why it might be easier to work with literal coefficients than with number coefficients.

Solving Problems using the Quadratic Formula

11. Solving Problems using the Quadratic Formula

The quadratic formula is not as complicated as it may look. You can learn to tackle this formula and succeed in using it to help you solve your quadratic problems. Watch this video to see how.

How to Factor Quadratic Equations: FOIL in Reverse

12. How to Factor Quadratic Equations: FOIL in Reverse

So, you know how to multiply binomials with the FOIL method, but can you do it backwards? That's exactly what factoring is, and it can be pretty tricky. Check out this lesson to learn a method that will allow you to factor quadratic trinomials with a leading coefficient of 1.

Solving Quadratic Trinomials by Factoring

13. Solving Quadratic Trinomials by Factoring

Factoring is a quick and easy way to find the solutions to a quadratic trinomial. Watch this video lesson to learn how you can use this method to solve your quadratics.

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