# How do you solve #3x^2+5x=0# using the quadratic formula?

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#### Explanation:

Standard quadratic form:

Re-writing the given equation in explicit standard form:

with

The quadratic formula is

which, in this case becomes

The solutions are

#### Explanation:

The equation

is of the form

(the equation lacks a constant term)

The **Discriminant** is given by:

The solutions are found using the formula