# Solving Complex Quadratics by Factorising

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# Solving Complex Quadratics by Factorising

In this mathematics lesson students learn how to solve quadratics in the form ax2 + bx + c = 0 through factorisation.  As learning progresses the factorisation becomes more challenging as the coeffecient of x2 is no longer a prime number.

### Differentiated Learning Objectives

• All students should be able to solve a quadratic in the form ax2 + bx + c = 0where a is prime and b and c are both positive.
• Most students should be able to solve a quadratic in the form ax2 + bx + c = 0 where a is prime.
• Some students should be able to solve a quadratic in the form ax2 + bx + c = 0 where is not prime.

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