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(A)Write the equation in standard form and calculate its discriminant. (B)Solve the equation by using the quadratic formula. (C)After solving the equation, write it in factored form. 1/8x^2=x-5/2 Please help!!!!! :(

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  1. 1/8x^2=x-5/2
    multiply each term by 8

    x^2 = 8x - 20
    x^2 - 8x + 20 = 0

    You MUST know how to do the rest

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  2. betting not :)

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  3. 1x^2 -8x +20 = 0
    if a =1, b=- 8 and c=20
    and the discriminant is b^2 - 4ac sub in your values : )

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