# How do you solve the quadratic equation by completing the square: #x^2 - 6x = 16#?

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Mar 22, 2018

**Solution:**

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Mar 22, 2018

#### Explanation:

We have ,

i.e.

**To find third term, we use**

**Adding both sides 9, we get**

**Taking squareroot of both sides,**