- Thu Feb 24, 2011 3:54 pm
- Forum: Forum Rules & Guides
- Topic: What does this ^ mean? Is it related to polynominals?
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What does this ^ mean? Is it related to polynominals?

- Thu Feb 17, 2011 4:59 pm
- Forum: Arithmetic
- Topic: i dont get how to do this problem: 8 2/3 div. by 6 3/4
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I remember learning that there were two ways to divide with a fraction. 1. Make the mixed number a whole fraction, like, 6 3/4 would be 27/4. After you convert both mixed numbers to fractions, divide by multiplying by the opposite, I think that is covered somewhere on this site; some one who knows i...

- Thu Feb 17, 2011 4:50 pm
- Forum: Intermediate Algebra
- Topic: Can someone please explain factoring to me?
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Thanks, stapel_eliz. I looked at that formula, and I think I understand it. I geuss I just skipped it by accident in my book. Thank you!

- Mon Feb 14, 2011 4:22 pm
- Forum: News
- Topic: New Lessons?
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I agree. I love going through the lessons; they really help me understand Algebra! Thanks!

- Mon Feb 14, 2011 4:09 pm
- Forum: Intermediate Algebra
- Topic: Can someone please explain factoring to me?
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Here is one of my problems that I am struggling with: FACTOR x to the 4th power - 9y squared Then is says "1. x to the 4th power = (x squared) squared, and 9y squared = (3y) squared." I understand that. And then it says "2. x to the 4th power - 9y squared = (x squared) squared - (3y) ...

- Fri Feb 11, 2011 4:35 pm
- Forum: Intermediate Algebra
- Topic: Can someone please explain factoring to me?
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I understand most of Algebra except factoring. I don't understand how "canceling out" really works. Can someone please explain?

- Mon Feb 07, 2011 4:36 pm
- Forum: Uncategorized
- Topic: What is your favorite math, why, & how do you study for it?
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I love every kind of math, but especially Geometry and Algebra. Algebra, because it's like a geussing game, and Geometry, because I love science, and that plays in with volume and mass.