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From: Josh

To: Teacher2Teacher Public Discussion
Date: 2005121301:28:21
Subject: Re: help solving problem with polynomials

I hate these type of problems, but I think ive pretty much mastered them now, Hope this helps you: 3 less than TWICE x = (2x-3) *key words here would be less than* and 2 more than the quantity 3 times x? = (3x+2) **consider the AND word represting 2 different problem sets in parenthesis** (2x-3)(3x+2) *now you just FOIL the problem* 6x2+4x-9x-6 6x2-5x-6 *and here is your answer, if you have any more questions, feel free to email me*

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