Finding Roots by Factorising

Curriculum support20 mins£2

Key takeaways
To be able to understand what a root is.
To be able to understand the link between a root and the quadratic equation.
To be able to factorise and work out the root.
Amber Ali Host: Ms Ali is a secondary school teacher in England. She has been teaching for 7 years and also has a youtube channel aimed at students to further enhance their learning experience.

Factorising is used when there is a quadratic equation and factors can be used to find the roots of the equation. In this class, students will gain a better understanding of what a root is as well as the link between a root and the quadratic equation. Students will then learn how to factorise and work out the root. This class is aimed at students in Years 10 and 11 who want to feel confident in quadratic equations and roots!

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Suitable for:

This class is suitable for students in Years 10 and 11.

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:

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