# 9/16x^2+7.5x=−25?

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Jeremiah Kevin M.
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Mar 8, 2018

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-20

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Simply solved the equation by the formula

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Mar 8, 2018

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By moving the -25 to the left-hand side of the equation, one can factor the formula to get x, which is

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Based on the fact that 9/16 and 25 have clean square roots (3/4 and 5, respectively) it occurred to me that the equation factored as such:

Using the factored version,

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