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In this section, we will learn how to find all the possible answers to the unknown "b" in the polynomials ${ax^2 + bx+c}$. Similar to the earlier sections in this chapter, we are going to apply trinomial factoring to reverse the process of FOIL to solve the problems.

Basic Concepts: Multiplying binomial by binomial, Common factors of polynomials, Solving polynomials with unknown coefficients

Related Concepts: Factor by taking out the greatest common factor, Factor by grouping, Factoring difference of squares: $x^2 - y^2$, Factoring trinomials

- 1.Determine all integers k of the following trinomials.a)${2x^2+kx-5}$b)${3x^2+kx+4}$

18.

Factoring Polynomial Expressions

18.1

Common factors of polynomials

18.2

Factoring polynomials by grouping

18.3

Solving polynomials with the unknown "b" from $x^2 + bx + c$

18.4

Solving polynomials with the unknown "c" from $x^2 + bx + c$

18.5

Factoring polynomials: $x^2 + bx + c$

18.6

Applications of polynomials: $x^2 + bx + c$

18.7

Solving polynomials with the unknown "b" from $ax^2 + bx + c$

18.8

Factoring polynomials: $ax^2 + bx + c$

18.9

Factoring perfect square trinomials: $(a + b)^2 = a^2 + 2ab + b^2$ or $(a - b)^2 = a^2 - 2ab + b^2$

18.10

Find the difference of squares: $(a - b)(a + b) = (a^2 - b^2)$

18.11

Evaluating polynomials

18.12

Using algebra tiles to factor polynomials

18.13

Solving polynomial equations

18.14

Word problems of polynomials

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Get Started Now18.1

Common factors of polynomials

18.2

Factoring polynomials by grouping

18.3

Solving polynomials with the unknown "b" from $x^2 + bx + c$

18.4

Solving polynomials with the unknown "c" from $x^2 + bx + c$

18.5

Factoring polynomials: $x^2 + bx + c$

18.6

Applications of polynomials: $x^2 + bx + c$

18.7

Solving polynomials with the unknown "b" from $ax^2 + bx + c$

18.8

Factoring polynomials: $ax^2 + bx + c$

18.9

Factoring perfect square trinomials: $(a + b)^2 = a^2 + 2ab + b^2$ or $(a - b)^2 = a^2 - 2ab + b^2$

18.10

Find the difference of squares: $(a - b)(a + b) = (a^2 - b^2)$

18.11

Evaluating polynomials

18.13

Solving polynomial equations

18.14

Word problems of polynomials