How do you solve using the quadratic formula for #x^2 + x + 5 = 0#?
The answer is
The quadratic formula is
In this case,
You can therefore substitute in those values to get:
Simplify to get
The imaginary number
Hope this helps!
See application of the quadratic formula below in obtaining the result:
Applying the general quadratic formula
to this specific case, we have
There are no Real solutions, but as Complex values: