# Question #0f718

Sep 9, 2017

see explanation:

#### Explanation:

First of all, note that your problem is, in fact, in the standard form:

$a {x}^{2} + b x + c = 0$, where a = 3, b = 29, and c = -9.5.

(If it wasn't, you'd have some work to do to get it into that form.)

$x = \frac{- b \pm \sqrt{{b}^{2} - 4 a c}}{2 a}$