Directions: Use the quadratic equations below to answer the questions that follow.
x(squared) = 36 t(squared) – 64 = 0 2s(squared) – 98 = 0
1. Describe and compare the given equations. What statements can you make?
2. Solve each equation in as many ways as you can. Determine the values of each variable to make each equation true.
3. How did you know that the values of the variable really satisfy the equation?
4. Aside from the procedures that you followed in solving each equation, do you think there are other ways of solving it? Describe these ways if there are any.