# How do you find the roots, real and imaginary, of #y=8x^2+7x-(3x-1)^2 # using the quadratic formula?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 10, 2016

#### Answer:

Zeros of function are

#### Explanation:

The roots of general form of equation

Simplifying the given equation

we see that

As discriminant

As discriminant is positive but not a complete square, we have real but irrational roots.

Hence, using quadratic formula

the zeros are the given equation are

or Zeros of function are