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Some of the content of this guide was modeled after a guide originally created by the Openstax and has been adapted for the GPRC Learning Commons in October 2020. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons BY 4.0 International License.

Solving Quadratic Equations


A general quadratic equation is of the form:
in the above equation, the constants a, b, and c are real numbers. In this guide, we will discuss different
methods for solving quadratic equations. This topic is useful for students in the department of Academic
Upgrading and the Science departmentWe will explain how to solve quadratic equations by factoring the
equation, completing the square and using the quadratic formula.


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