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Ti89 titanium my TI-89, whenever i try to factor something like x2+2x+1, the calculator will not factor, but it just gives me a number.

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  • sweetkuki Apr 18, 2008

    Mine does exactly the same thing. When I factor using the example in the user's guide, I just get a number. Same thing with square root, following the example in the book. Very frustrating!!!

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WHAT IS THE KEY OR KEYS TO GET THE INVERSE LOG FUNCTION?

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You probably have a value stored in the X variable. Clear it out by going to "Clean Up" ([F6]: achieved by pressing [2nd] then [F1]) and then "Clear a-z..." (Press [1]). Hit Enter to clear the values. 
Basically: Press [2nd], [F1], [1], [ENTER].
Then try.
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If log of some number equals 1.4 then the inverse log of 1.4 is 10^(1.4) basically 10 to the x power.

Posted on May 27, 2008

I am assuming you mean x squared. You need to put brackets at the start and the end of the problem. The answer will be
(x+1)2 (meaning squared)

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Just use NewProb command. Its quick and clears screen too. Solution #4 is correct. Not everything factors and many different ways to do it. b/c x^2+2x+1 factors to (x+1)^2 not x2+2x+1. (X+1)^2 we can factor to complex partial fractions.

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the 84 will do pleanty as far as graphing, finding zeros,plotting, calculations, and should get him any answer that he seeks so long that he knows how to use the 84. It just wont give him the intermediate steps the the 89 is able to give.

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