# How do you solve #10x^2 - 27x + 18#?

##### 2 Answers

Use the quadratic formula to find zeros

#### Explanation:

The discriminant

Being a positive perfect square,

That is:

Hence

graph{10x^2-27x+18 [-0.25, 2.25, -0.28, 0.97]}

#### Explanation:

We can first factorise the above expression and thereby find the solution.

**Factorising by splitting the middle term**

Equating each of the two terms with zero we obtain solutions as follows: