Factorising Quadratics

Factorising Quadratics
Factorising Quadratics
Factorising Quadratics
Factorising Quadratics

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Factorising Quadratics

Students learn how to factorise quadratics in the form x2 + bx + c into two brackets with a mixture of negative and positive terms.  As the learning progresses students begin to use the difference of two squares to factorise quadratics with a zero x term.
Differentiated Learning Objectives
  • All students should be able to factorise quadratics in the form ax2+bx+c where a = 1 and both factors are positive.
  • Most students should be able to factorise quadratics in the form ax2+bx+c where a = 1 and either or both factors are negative.
  • Some students should be able to factorise quadratics using the difference of two squares.
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