difference of perfect squares 22 videos

Computing Difference Quotients
Precalculus Introduction to Functions
How to compute and simplify the difference quotient of a linear function.
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Computing Difference Quotients
Precalculus Equations of Lines, Parabolas and Circles
How to compute and simplify the difference quotient of a linear function.
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Invertible Square Matrices and Determinants
Precalculus Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices
How to determine whether a square matrix is invertible using its determinant.
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Finding the Vertex of a Parabola by Completing the Square
Precalculus Equations of Lines, Parabolas and Circles
How to find the vertex of a parabola.
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The Inverse of a Square Matrix
Precalculus Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices
How to determine whether two matrices are inverses.
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Square Matrices
Precalculus Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices
How to determine whether two matrices can be multiplied, and if so, what the dimensions of the product will be.
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2x2 Determinants
Precalculus Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices
How to compute the determinant of a 2x2 square matrix.
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The Cosine Addition Formulas
Precalculus Advanced Trigonometry
How to derive the cosine of a difference formula.
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Solving Exponential Equations with the Different Bases
Precalculus Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
Solving an exponential equation by taking the log of both sides.
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3x3 Determinants
Precalculus Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices
How to compute the determinant of a 3x3 square matrix using minors by expanding along the top row.
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Binomial Theorem
Precalculus Topics in Discrete Math
How to define factorial expressions used in the binomial theorem.
square root 
Permutations
Precalculus Topics in Discrete Math
How to find the number of permutations of a set.
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Arithmetic Sequences
Precalculus Sequences and Series
How to find the general term of an arithmetic sequence.
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Introduction to Conic Sections
Precalculus Conic Sections
How to create the different conic sections.
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The Identity Matrix
Precalculus Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices
How to determine the identity matrix of order n.
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The Sine Addition Formulas
Precalculus Advanced Trigonometry
How to derive the sine of a sum formula.
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The Transformation y = f(bx)
Precalculus Introduction to Functions
How determine what transformation the graph y = f(bx) represents when b > 1.
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Applied Linear Equations: Distance Problem
Precalculus Linear Equations and Inequalities
How to find the speed of transit when the time of two different legs is known.
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Parametric Equations and Motion
Precalculus Vectors and Parametric Equations
How to graph a parametric curve, and how to eliminate the parameter to obtain a rectangular equation for the curve.
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Families of Polar Curves: Circles, Cardiods, and Limacon
Precalculus Polar Coordinates and Complex Numbers
How to graph the special cases of the family r = a + b cos (theta) when a or b = 0.
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