How do you solve #x^2 - 5x+ 6 = 0#?
Split the middle term of the Quadratic Expression:
We can rewrite this in factor form:
the factors are:
This would mean
Now we can write our solutions as
We can also graph our quadratic to verify our solutions
We analyze the graph and note the following:
Hence, our solutions are verified.
Some additional pieces of useful information for you:
Vertex is at
Axis of Symmetry is at