# How do you solve the equation 1/2x^2+3=12?

##### 1 Answer
Apr 19, 2017

$x = \pm \sqrt{18}$

#### Explanation:

Its a pretty simple equation in $x$.

Multiply both sides with $2$, to get rid of the fraction, we get,

${x}^{2} + 6 = 24$
${x}^{2} = 18$
$\Rightarrow x = \pm \sqrt{18}$.