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PAGE: 489SET: ExercisesPROBLEM: 2
Please look in your text book for this problem Statement

The equation is .

The perfect square of the given trinomial .

                         (Take the square root of each side)

Apply square roots property: If then .

Apply subtraction property of equality: If a = b then c = b c.

                   (Subtract 7 from each side)

                               (Apply additive inverse property: )

Using the calculator to evaluate each value of x.

And using the calculator to evaluate square roots: . 


The solution set is .


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