Posted by Tammie on Wednesday, July 8, 2009 at 10:15am.
Consider the equation:
4x^2 – 16x + 25 = 0
(a) Show how to compute the discriminant, b^2 – 4ac, and then state whether there is one realnumber solution, two different realnumber solutions, or two different imaginarynumber solutions.
(b) Use the quadratic formula to find the exact solutions of the equation. Show work. Simplify the final results as much as possible.

Algebra  bobpursley, Wednesday, July 8, 2009 at 10:18am
What is your question. The problem is rather selfexplanatory.

Algebra  Tammie, Wednesday, July 8, 2009 at 10:50am
This is my first time doing a problem like this and need some guidence. I have 5 more problems like this one and would like some help so I know how to do the rest. Thanks!

Algebra  Reiny, Wednesday, July 8, 2009 at 11:14am
The page will give you a good headstart.
http://www.mathnstuff.com/math/spoken/here/2class/320/quadequ.htm