# How do you find the zeros, real and imaginary, of #y=5x^2-x-2# using the quadratic formula?

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Jan 11, 2016

#### Answer:

The zeroes are given by y=

#### Explanation:

The quadratic equation, which gives the roots of a second degree polynomial of the form

Substituting for a the value 5, for b the value -1, and for c the value -2, gives