# Solve the quadratic equation for its exact values by using the Quadratic Formula. Leave the answer in simplest radical form. 2(x-1)^2 - 3 = 3(x+2)

+1 vote

First rewrite the equation in the form:

$ax^2+bx+c=0,\,$

then the roots will be given by

$x=\frac{-b \pm \sqrt {b^2-4ac}}{2a},$

therefore plugging in your numbers you get:

and

answered Dec 24, 2012 by anonymous