## Module 1 - Topic 1 - Lesson 5 - Solving Quadratic Equations

**Essential Question(s):**

How do you find the solutions to a quadratic function?

What do the solutions represent?

**Follow the steps to complete your notes and review the content.**

**STEP 1: Preparation**

__Title__your spiral with the heading above,

__copy__the essential question(s), and draw your border line for the Cornell notes.

**STEP 2: Textbook**

__Answer__the follow questions by using your workbook.

__Read__more than enough to ensure a complete answer to the question.

Following a

__Cornell notes format__, the questions should be written in the left-hand column and with the answers to the right of the question.

Make sure to

__write enough to answer the question__.

__Getting Started__

- How would you solve a quadratic equation with no linear term?

__Activity 5.1__

- What must you do first before attempting to solve a quadratic using factoring?
- What property needs to be used when factoring to solve a quadratic?
- What possible answers could you get when solving a quadratic using factoring?

__Activity 5.2__

- What must check before attempting to complete the square?
- Generalize the steps to completing the square.
- What are the two uses for completing the square?

__Activity 5.3__

- What is the quadratic formula?
- What must you check before attempting to use the quadratic formula?
- Generalize the steps to use the quadratic formula.

**STEP 3: Mathia**

__Copy__down diagrams, expressions, and other essential work

__from problems that help illustrate the topic(s) covered__.

- Module 2 - Unit 3

**STEP 4: Self-check**

Perform a self-check after the lesson is completed in class by asking yourself the following question:

*"Can you*

__answer__the essential question(s)__completely__?"- Yes? Awesome job! You took
__effective notes__, and__paid attention__. You are on your way to success! :D - No? Ok. We all have struggles.
__Determine__why you said no, r__evise__your notes and self-check again.__Do not get discouraged__.