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# URGENT!

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studying for a test and I am pretty sure I am doing something wrong because I am not getting the answer I'm supposed to be getting could someone help me?

Solve by using the quadratic formula. Leave all answers in exact form.

Quadratic forumula = -b+or-√b^2 - 4ac / 2a

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m^2 + 20m = -51

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2t + 7t - 4 = 0

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1/6x^2 + 1/2x + 9 = 13

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2.4x^2 - 8.4x - 18 = 0

Nov 15, 2018

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Make sure you are using the Quadratic Formula like this:

$$x = {-b \pm \sqrt{b^2-4ac} \over 2a}$$

and not as you wrote it in your question.......if you still get wrong answers , respond to this post....

for the first one   a =1  b = 20  c = 51       (make sure your quadratic is in the form  a x^2  + b x +c = 0   )

Nov 15, 2018
edited by ElectricPavlov  Nov 15, 2018

#1
+20239
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Make sure you are using the Quadratic Formula like this:

$$x = {-b \pm \sqrt{b^2-4ac} \over 2a}$$

and not as you wrote it in your question.......if you still get wrong answers , respond to this post....

for the first one   a =1  b = 20  c = 51       (make sure your quadratic is in the form  a x^2  + b x +c = 0   )

ElectricPavlov Nov 15, 2018
edited by ElectricPavlov  Nov 15, 2018