# How do you solve # x^2-14x+5=0# by completing the square?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 21, 2018

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Half the second term of

Take away the squared number of the number inside the bracket.

Simplify:

Solving:

Set equal to

Add

Square root:

Add

Simplifying:

Therefore both answers are:

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