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 Question 86229: xsquared+x+8=0Answer by praseenakos@yahoo.com(507)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Question: This is a quadratic equation. You can solve this equation using quadratic formula... which is given as, For the quadratic equation , Comparing the standard equation and the given equation ....you have, a = 1, b = 1 and c= 8 so the solution is given by, ==> Since square root of (-31) is not possible, the solution will be an imaginary number... ==> ==> ==> So the solution is, or That is the solution is a complex number.. Hope you found the explanation useful.... Regards. Praseena.