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09 Jun 2016, 23:00
Hello All,

I am struggling with word problems in quadratic equations. I am unable to convert the word data into a right equation. Any tips/suggestions?

Thank you.

Rahul.
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09 Jun 2016, 23:36
Hello All,

I am struggling with word problems in quadratic equations. I am unable to convert the word data into a right equation. Any tips/suggestions?

Thank you.

Rahul.

Check below links for some theory on algebra:

Theory on Algebra: algebra-101576.html
Algebra - Tips and hints: algebra-tips-and-hints-175003.html

DS Algebra Questions to practice: search.php?search_id=tag&tag_id=29
PS Algebra Questions to practice: search.php?search_id=tag&tag_id=50

Special algebra set: new-algebra-set-149349.html

Hope this helps.
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17 Jun 2017, 08:42
Study tip: for quadratics in the PS, you should mainly focus on practicing factoring. If you ever have to use the quadratic equation, you are most likely taking an inefficient approach.
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