Maths Question

For this discussion, complete the following tasks:

  1. Use an outside source to search for a quadratic equation that models something from your daily life.
  2. Solve the equation in two ways.
  3. Discuss which method you liked better and why.
  4. In your responses to peers, compare and contrast your preferences for how to solve quadratic equations.

Be sure to post an initial, substantive response by Thursday at 11:59 p.m. MST, and respond to two or more peers with substantive responses by Sunday at 11:59 p.m. MST. A substantive initial post answers the question presented completely and/or asks a thoughtful question pertaining to the topic. Substantive peer responses ask a thoughtful question pertaining to the topic and/or answers a question (in detail) posted by another student or the instructor.