Mathematics Simplifying Problem

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#1
how do you simplify:

x^2 + 2(9x^2 - 24x + 16/4) = 6

please could some1 show me. thanks.

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16 years ago
#2
Please post this in the correct sub forum, your rep is worth 0 btw. rep is (post count/100)
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#3
expand out the bracket and collect like terms
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#4
(Original post by piggsy_123)
how do you simplify:

x^2 + 2(9x^2 - 24x + 16/4) = 6

please could some1 show me. thanks.

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Mate, in the other thread you were saying how thick people were for not knowing sum cubic equation that no-one has ever heard of and that isnt on any a level syllabus. Now youre struggling with simple P1 level algebra?

Either your having a joke in this post or in the last? Which one was it?
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#5
Isn't basic algebra like that done at GCSE??
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16 years ago
#6
(Original post by Nylex)
Isn't basic algebra like that done at GCSE??
I believe it is
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16 years ago
#7
(Original post by 2776)
I believe it is
Yeah ... u do quadratics at GCSE dont u.
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16 years ago
#8
well you do collecting like terms at GCSE in anycase
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16 years ago
#9
(Original post by piggsy_123)
how do you simplify:

x^2 + 2(9x^2 - 24x + 16/4) = 6

please could some1 show me. thanks.

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Hmmm,

By 16/4 do you mean that everything in those brackets is divided by 4, or that 16 is (basically 4).

Collecting like terms we did in year 7.
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16 years ago
#10
Oh,

And when you say simplify,

Do you mean collecting like terms or factorisation?
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