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## #26 2014-12-06 06:00:03

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### Re: Teach David

If you have gone down the list then you can answer some simple questions.

100! is ?

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## #27 2014-12-06 06:02:57

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### Re: Teach David

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## #28 2014-12-06 06:05:22

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### Re: Teach David

Agnishom wrote:

1.press the escape button
2. Type a
3. Press the escape button again

That should give alpha

Thanks, it worked

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## #29 2014-12-06 06:07:32

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### Re: Teach David

Did you find the palette?

Get the roots of this quadratic x^2 + x - 6 = 0.

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## #30 2014-12-06 06:08:43

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### Re: Teach David

Dont know how to do that.

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## #31 2014-12-06 06:09:58

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### Re: Teach David

Have you ever solved a quadratic in school?

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## #32 2014-12-06 06:11:41

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### Re: Teach David

Nope.

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## #33 2014-12-06 06:12:19

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### Re: Teach David

Can you graph?

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## #34 2014-12-06 06:13:09

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### Re: Teach David

I only know graphing in two variables. Linear inequalities, slopes etc etc

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## #35 2014-12-06 06:15:35

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### Re: Teach David

I am getting sleepy;
I think I will learn more tomorrow. Is that okay?

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## #36 2014-12-06 06:15:40

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### Re: Teach David

Yes, we will start again tomorrow.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #37 2014-12-06 06:17:17

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### Re: Teach David

Both

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## #38 2014-12-06 06:18:09

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### Re: Teach David

Okay, see you tomorrow. We will go over homework.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #39 2014-12-06 06:20:47

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### Re: Teach David

Chris2 wrote:

I only know graphing in two variables. Linear inequalities, slopes etc etc

A quadratic equation is in two variables. y = x^2 + x - 6

Last edited by ShivamS (2014-12-06 06:21:02)

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## #40 2014-12-06 13:27:07

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### Re: Teach David

Hi chris;

Do you know about the Solve command?

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## #41 2014-12-06 13:33:53

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### Re: Teach David

Nope

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## #42 2014-12-06 14:45:49

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### Re: Teach David

You can use the solve command to solve equations.

``Solve[7x + 7 == 70, x]``

The first part inside the bracket is the equation, then the second part is a variable for which you want to solve.

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
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## #43 2014-12-06 21:45:36

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### Re: Teach David

You can graph it easily:

Plot[3x - 9,{x,-10,10}]

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #44 2014-12-06 22:27:21

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### Re: Teach David

I graphed it. But how does it look like in math?

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## #45 2014-12-06 22:31:22

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### Re: Teach David

Just the way you see it in m.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #46 2014-12-06 22:32:00

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### Re: Teach David

bobbym wrote:

You can graph it easily:

Plot[3x - 9,{x,-10,10}]

What does this part means? {x,-10,10} x-min and x-max?

Last edited by David (2014-12-06 22:32:21)

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## #47 2014-12-06 22:40:30

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### Re: Teach David

Exact a mundo!

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #48 2014-12-06 22:41:06

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### Re: Teach David

So... What is next?

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## #49 2014-12-06 22:42:00

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### Re: Teach David

How would you graph Shivam's example?

See you later, have a chore. Take a look around in the help in the meantime.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #50 2014-12-06 23:08:52

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### Re: Teach David

Chris2 wrote:

I graphed it. But how does it look like in math?

What math?

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
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