- Wed Jun 01, 2011 12:31 am
- Forum: Intermediate Algebra
- Topic: where is the square? (using algebra tiles)
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if you are using algebra tiles to create trinomial rectangles and perfect trinomial squares,and you take a trinomial like 2x^2+8x+8 and factor it,you get 2(x+2) (x+2) which is a perfect square,yet when you try to construct the area of this trinomial,you can not make a perfect square out of it,also w...