# How do you solve using the completing the square method #4v^2+ 16v=65#?

##### 1 Answer

May 20, 2016

Follow the steps below to get to

#### Explanation:

To complete the square, we first want the set up we have in this problem, that is v terms on one side and the constant on the other.

So first we want a clean

Now we take the

Now we convert the left side of the equation to a square (and simplify the right):

Now take the square root of both sides:

And finally solve for