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 Question 150465: I haven't been able to figure out the answer. How do I solve the following problem: x^2 + 3x + 1Answer by jim_thompson5910(28550)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!I'm assuming that you mean Start with the given equation. Let's use the quadratic formula to solve for x Start with the quadratic formula Plug in , , and Square to get . Multiply to get Subtract from to get Multiply and to get . or Break up the expression. So our answers are or which approximate to or