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Assignment

Special products as identities and factorization

1. (a) Evaluate (47)2 using the expansion of (a – b)2.
(b) Find the product :

(i) ⎛⎜ x – ⎞⎟ ⎛⎜ x – ⎞⎟
1 1
(ii) (a + 0.2) (a + 0.7)
⎝ 2 ⎠ ⎝ 3⎠
(c) Using horizontal method find the product :
(2x – 3y) (4x – 5y)
4 2 1
2. (a) Multiply (3x – y x) by xy.
5 2
7 2 1
(b) Find the product of s t and s + t. verify the result for s = and
2 2
t = 5.
(c) Find the value of (5a6) × (– 10ab2) × (– 2.1a2b3) for a = 1 and
1
b= .
2
3. (a) What must be added to 9x2 – 24x + 10 to make it a whole square?
(b) Find the value of x, if
4x = 982 – 882
(c) If x +2y = 9 xy = 7, find the value of x2 + 4y2.
4. (a) If 2x + 3y = 14 and 2x – 3y = 2, find the value of xy.

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29 0.71 × 23. (b) Find the greatest common factors of the monomials 21a3b7 and 35a5b5. (c) Use formula to evaluate 8. 4b + c – 3a and a – 6c – 3b. f v u (c) Find the value of the polynomial x4 – 3x3 + 2x2 + x – 5 when x = 3 9.8. (a) Simplify : 23. 2 Assignment . 5.71 – 16. find u when v = 15 and f = 5. (c) Factorize: lm2 – mn2 – lm + n2.29 × 16. Two of its side are 3a2 + 5a + 1 and a2 + 10a – 6. when a + b = 5 and ab = 1 1 1 1 (b) In the formula = + . find (2m – n) – (m + 2n). (c) Factorize the binomial 3x3y – 243xy3 8. (a) Evaluate a2 + b2. (a) Add: 5a + 6b – 3c. find the value of x4 + 4 x x 6. (a) Factorize : (a4 – 8a2b2 + 16b4) – 256 (b) Factorize : x2 + 4 1 1 (c) If x + = 9.742 (b) Factorize the polynomial (3a – 1)2 – 6a +2. (a) The perimeter of a triangle is 14a2 + 20a + 13. Find its third side. (b) It m = 9x2 – 4xy + 5y2 and n = – 3x2 + 2xy – y2 . 7.2 × 7.

(b) Factorize: 1 2 49 2 (i) x4 + 2x2 + 6x +12 (ii) a – b 9 25 1 10. evaluate : a 1 1 (i) a2 + (ii) a4 + a2 a4 (b) Evaluate : (i) 1052 – 952 (ii) 10. (a) Factorize the following polynomials : (i) x2 – ax – bx + ab (ii) a2 + b – ab – a (b) Work out the value of 2 2 (ii) ⎛⎜ 8 ⎞⎟ – ⎛⎜ 7 ⎞⎟ 2 2 3 1 (i) (1000002) – (99998) ⎝ 4⎠ ⎝ 4⎠ 3 Assignment .22 – 9.82 11. (a) If a + = 4.

(a) (a2 – 4b2 + 16) (a2 –4b2 – 16) (b) (x + 2 x + 2) (x – 2 x + 2) (c) 6239 6. (a) 10a2 + 5a + 18 (b) 18x2 – 10xy + 8y2 (c) 63.5 (c) 16 9. (a) 23 (b) 7. (a) 400 (b) 3(3a – 1) (a – 1) (c) 3xy (x + 9y) (x – 9y) 8. (a) (i) (x – a) (x – b) (ii) (a – b) (a – 1) (b) (i) 800000 (ii) 24 4 Assignment . Answers 1.9a + 0. (a) 8 (b) 7a3b5 (c) (lm – n2) (m – 1) 5. (a) 2209 (b) (i) a2 + 0.96 7. (a) 6 (b) 465 (c) 53 4. (a) 3a + 7b – 8c (b) (i) (x + 2) (x + 6) (ii) ⎛⎜ a + b) ⎞⎟ ⎛⎜ a – b ⎞⎟ 1 2 1 2 ⎝3 5 ⎠ ⎝3 5 ⎠ 10. (a) x y – x2 y3 (b) 2 5 16 105 (c) 105a9b5. 32 3.14 5 1 (ii) x 2 – x+ (c) 8x2 – 22xy + 15y2 6 6 3 2 2 385 2. (a) (i) 14 (ii) 194 (b) (i) 2000 (ii) 8 11.