# How do you find the center and radius of the circle with equation #x^2 + y^2 + 10x +8y = 8#?

##### 1 Answer

There are few ways which can be used to find the center and radius, one of the way is using completion of squares, and is given below in a step by step manner.

#### Explanation:

The given equation

One way to do the problem is to use completing the square to get the problem in the form

Where

Let us group the

Divide

Compare it with

We can see the center

Radius