# How do you solve using the completing the square method # x(x - 2) = 5#?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 5, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

We start from the given equation

Expand it to make it a trinomial

We add 1 to both sides of the equation. The number

Take the square root of both sides of the equation

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