Use the quadratic formula to solve x2 – 5x – 2 = 0. Question Use the quadratic formula to solve x2 – 5x – 2 = 0. in progress 0 Math Vivian 1 month 2021-10-20T20:28:40+00:00 2021-10-20T20:28:40+00:00 1 Answer 0 views 0

## Answers ( )

Answer:x=-0.37 or 5.37

Step-by-step explanation:The quadratic formula is;

The expression to be solved is

Comparing this to the general form of the quadratic equation,

a=1, b=-5 and c =-2.

We substitute these values into the quadratic formula

Simplifying we obtain,

x=5.37 or -0.37