
Re: #34 Algebra Regents
Posted:
Jun 15, 2012 8:39 AM



Katie (and others), The equation is an equation in x; therefore, its roots are xvalues rather than ordered pairs. Though the roots are synonymous with the locations of the xintercepts, the deduction of a point is appropriate here. Hope all is well with you. Regards, George Reuter Mathematics Teacher, Canandaigua Academy President, NYS Mathematics League President, Monroe County Math League Coach, Upstate NY Math Team Problem Author, Math Olympiads for Elementary Schools & MathMeets.com Adjunct Lecturer, SUNY Geneseo Father of 6 Husband of 1

