Completing the Square

Skill Type Description Source
Completing the Square Worksheet This leaflet illustrates the process of completing the square MathsCentre
Completing the Square Booklet On this leaflet we explain a procedure called completing the square. This can be used to solve quadratic equations, and is also important in the calculation of some integrals and when it is necessary to find inverse Laplace transforms MathsCentre
Completing the Square Booklet It is often useful to be able write a quadratic expression in an alternative form - that is as a complete square plus or minus a number. The process for doing this is called completing the square. This booklet explains how this process is carried out MathsCentre
Completing the Square - Maxima and Minima Booklet This is a workbook which describes how to complete the square for a quadratic expression. It goes on to show how the technique can be used to find maximum or minimum values of a quadratic expression MathsCentre
Completing the Square (max, min) Video - 19 mins Completing the square is an algebraic technique which has several applications. These include the solution of quadratic equations. In this unit we use it to find the maximum or minimum values of quadratic functions MathTutor
Completing the square MiniClip Completing the square Leeds University

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