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7 Ϫ 23 ͉ (c) ͉ 51 Ϫ 13 ͉ Exer. 15 – 18: The given numbers are coordinates of points A, B, and C, respectively, on a coordinate line. Find the distance. (a) d(A, B) (b) d(B, C ) (c) d(C, B) (d) d(A, C ) 15 3, 7, Ϫ5 16 Ϫ6, Ϫ2, 4 17 Ϫ9, 1, 10 18 8, Ϫ4, Ϫ1 Exer. 41–42: Approximate the real-number expression to four decimal places. 64 (b) 3 Exer. 43–44: Approximate the real-number expression. Express the answer in scientific notation accurate to four significant figures. 52 ϫ 10 3 Exer. 19–24: The two given numbers are coordinates of points A and B, respectively, on a coordinate line.
We may also consider polynomials in variables other than x. For example, Ϫ 3z7 ϩ 8 Ϫ 2 5 z 4 is a polynomial in z of degree 7. We often arrange the terms of a polynomial in order of decreasing powers of the variable; thus, we write 2 2 5z 2 2 5z Ϫ 3z7 ϩ 8 Ϫ 25 z 4 ϭ Ϫ3z7 Ϫ 25 z4 ϩ 25 z2 ϩ 8. We may regard a polynomial in x as an algebraic expression obtained by employing a finite number of additions, subtractions, and multiplications involving x. If an algebraic expression contains divisions or roots involving a variable x, then it is not a polynomial in x.
By trial and error, we obtain the factorization 4x 4y Ϫ 11x 3y 2 ϩ 6x 2y 3 ϭ x 2y͑4x Ϫ 3y͒͑x Ϫ 2y͒. L If a sum contains four or more terms, it may be possible to group the terms in a suitable manner and then find a factorization by using distributive properties. This technique, called factoring by grouping, is illustrated in the next example. 38 CHAPTER 1 FUNDAMENTAL CONCEPTS OF ALGEBRA EXAMPLE 10 Factoring by grouping Factor: (a) 4ac ϩ 2bc Ϫ 2ad Ϫ bd (b) 3x 3 ϩ 2x 2 Ϫ 12x Ϫ 8 (c) x 2 Ϫ 16y 2 ϩ 10x ϩ 25 SOLUTION (a) We group the first two terms and the last two terms and then proceed as follows: 4ac ϩ 2bc Ϫ 2ad Ϫ bd ϭ ͑4ac ϩ 2bc͒ Ϫ ͑2ad ϩ bd͒ ϭ 2c͑2a ϩ b͒ Ϫ d͑2a ϩ b͒ At this stage we have not factored the given expression because the right-hand side has the form 2ck Ϫ dk with k ϭ 2a ϩ b.
Algebra and Trigonometry with Analytic Geometry, Classic 12th Edition by Earl Swokowski, Jeffery A. Cole