# How do you solve #x^2 + 5x + 6 = 0 # using the quadratic formula?

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May 7, 2018

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

The quadratic formula is:

for a quadratic of the form

We have

Hence,

and

I'm not sure why you wanted to use the quadratic formula, but you could just factor the quadratic:

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