# How do you solve #n^2 + 19n + 66 = 6# by completing the square?

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First simplify the process by moving the constant term to the right side of the equation;

then add whatever constant is necessary to both sides so that the left side is a square;

finally take the square root of both sides and simplify.

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Apr 29, 2015

You can solve the problem by factoring.

Subtract 6 from both sides.

Factor.