## anonymous one year ago hey guys, can anyone help me get the answer to x^2+4x+5=0?

1. anonymous

it has imaginary solutions or check your statement.

2. anonymous

yea i think it needs to have a sqrt in the answer

3. anonymous

but my brain is fried and i need help

4. anonymous

use quadratic formula to get the solution

5. anonymous

i think its needs quadratic equation, btw how do i award medals?

6. anonymous

can you do it for me :)

7. misty1212

press the button!

8. anonymous

best response gives the medal?

9. anonymous

$x=\frac{ -4\pm \sqrt{4^2-4*1*5} }{ 2*1 }$

10. misty1212

HI!!

11. misty1212

since $$4$$ is even, it is probably easier to complete the square then you don't have to muck around with a denominator

12. anonymous

i got x=-2 +- -4

13. anonymous

actually plus minus 2i

14. anonymous

thanks so much guys!