# SOLUTION: x^2-8x+32=0

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Question 218706: x^2-8x+32=0
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We can use the the quadratic formula to solve this equation:

where a=1, b=-8 and c=32

 Solved by pluggable solver: SOLVE quadratic equation with variable Quadratic equation (in our case ) has the following solutons: For these solutions to exist, the discriminant should not be a negative number. First, we need to compute the discriminant : . The discriminant -64 is less than zero. That means that there are no solutions among real numbers. If you are a student of advanced school algebra and are aware about imaginary numbers, read on. In the field of imaginary numbers, the square root of -64 is + or - . The solution is Here's your graph:

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