Reason with a factored quadratic, such as (𝑥 + 2) (𝑥 − 3) = 0, abstractly as “something times zero is zero” and “zero times something is zero.”
Algebra and Functions
Arithmetic with Polynomials & Rational Expressions: Understand the relationship between zeros and factors of polynomials.
- Academic Context and Connections
Reason abstractly and quantitatively.