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## Homework Statement

.002x - .000001x^2 = .50

## Homework Equations

-b+-sq.rt.((b^2)-(4ac))/2a

**3. The Attempt at a Solution**

Plugging a=-.000001, b=.002, and c=-.5 does not get the the correct answer. x is supposed to be 292.89. I can't remember any other way of going about trying to get this answer. Any suggestions?

Plugging a=-.000001, b=.002, and c=-.5 does not get the the correct answer. x is supposed to be 292.89. I can't remember any other way of going about trying to get this answer. Any suggestions?