Algebra II
posted by
Kevin on
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solve using quadratic formula
p²+5p5=0

Algebra II 
Damon,
p = [ 5 +/ sqrt(25+20) ]/2
p = 2.5 +/ .5 sqrt(45)
p  2.5 +/ 1.5 sqrt(5)

Algebra II 
Lamont,
p=1.381
p=3.628
is what I came up with...

Algebra II 
Damon,
I don't think so but put your values back in and see if they work.