# How do you solve #x^2+8x=-2# using the quadratic formula?

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Apr 16, 2018

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

First add

The quadratic formula is

Here,

Apr 16, 2018

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

first move the two over to the right side

Now plug into quadratic formula knowing that a quadratic equation is just

Which means