# How do you solve using the quadratic formula #17x^2 = 12x #?

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Apr 29, 2015

To use the quadratic formula (which, by the way is not the easiest way to do this) first convert into the standard form

The quadratic formula for roots is

or

Apr 29, 2015

this is now in the form:

With:

That can be used in the quadratic formula to get your two Real solutions (if possible) for

Try by yourself substituting values (you should get two real values).