I think you are saying that it is a matter of convention, at least as far as a novice goes, and I will accept that. If my author likes it, s'OK with...
Well, I think I tend to jump into these problems and hope for the best...but I confess after a week or two when I come upon another similar problem I...
I think I see it. I actually did something like this in one of my attempts...but went astray somehow. I spent some time thinking about the fact that...
I know that -b/a is the sum of quadratic solutions and c/a is the product of solutions and I wonder if that is the key to solving this problem. Other...