Date: Jan 24, 2005 2:17 AM
Author: Chergarj
Subject: Re: How do I do this???
>How the heck do I multiply these together??

>

>(x - .5) (x - 7.8) (x - 8.7) ??? PLEASE HELP!

>

Distributive Property.

There are basically three factors in your expression. Each factor is a "sum"

(not quite, but could be converted to a sum.

You multiply two of the factors; and then you multiply the result by the

remaining factor.

G C

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