# How do you solve #w^2/24-w/2+13/6=0# by completing the square?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 18, 2016

The solutions will be

#### Explanation:

We can start by removing fractions from the mix by multiplying both sides by

Now observing that we need an equation looking like

Since

we can manipulate this:

And take the square root of both sides:

You can check this answer by inputting the coefficients into the quadratic equation as well.