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# Completing the Square tutorial

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## How to Complete the Square into Vertex Form when a does not equal 1

Changing a Quadratic from Standard Form to Vertex Form by MrsQuesnelle addresses how to complete the square to put an equation into vertex form when a does not equal 1.

## How to Complete the Square

This video called ❤² How to Solve By Completing the Square (mathbff) by mathbff explains how to solve by complete the square. It addresses when a = 1, a not equal to 1, and a = negative.

Note: this is not how you put the completing the square into vertex form.

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