A tale of two formulas

Community Mathematics Centre, CoMaC (2013) A tale of two formulas. At Right Angles, 2 (3). pp. 57-60. ISSN 2582-1873

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Abstract

Among the most familiar and humble formulas we meet in high school algebra are the `completing the square' formula and the `difference of two squares' factorization. In this note we describe some unexpected and pleasing uses of these formulas.

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Authors: Community Mathematics Centre, CoMaC
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English
Subjects: Natural Sciences
Natural Sciences > Mathematics
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University Publications > At Right Angles
Full Text Status: Public
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URI: http://publications.azimpremjifoundation.org/id/eprint/1696
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