Exam-Style Questions on Completing The Square
Problems on Completing The Square adapted from questions set in previous Mathematics exams.
Given that \(x^2 – 8x + 3 = (x – a)^2 – b\) for all values of x,
(a) find the value of a and the value of b.
(b) Hence write down the coordinates of the turning point on the graph of \(y = x^2 – 8x + 3\)
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