# How do you solve #x^2-8x+3=0# using the quadratic formula?

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#### Explanation:

I'll show the quadratic formula down below so we can use that as a reference:

I think it's worthwhile to mention that

Now, we just plug our values into the equation like this:

For these type of problems, you will obtain two solutions because of the

Now, we subtract 7.21 from 8 and divide by 2:

Therefore, the two possible solutions are: