Another view on the quadratic formula.
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Po Shen Loh on quadratics:
Welch Labs on imaginary numbers:
Mistakes (there will always be mistakes):
At minute 22, I write "b’ / 2" instead of "-b’ / 2".
0:00 – Introduction
2:56 – "How often am I going to use this?" + ray tracing example
5:38 – Mental math tricks (factoring numbers, differences of squares)
13:36 – Properties of quadratic functions
18:40 – Deriving the variant quadratic formula
23:07 – Practice problems (ft. complex numbers!)
34:10 – Deriving the traditional quadratic formula from the variant
41:07 – Conclusion (key takeaways)
43:21 – Fun with joke poll questions
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