Can somebody please help me solve this quadratic equation : 275 000 000 = -7.2t^2 + 96t + 18 ?? What is the value of t ?

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Originally Posted by mathcalculushelp Can somebody please help me solve this quadratic equation : 275 000 000 = -7.2t^2 + 96t + 18 ?? What is the value of t ? Hi mathcalculushelp, It's pretty straight forward, isn't it? Use the quadratic formula to find t.

There is no solution though, since (96^2) - 4(7.2)(27499982) < 0

Mathcalculushelp, your equation has no real solution, see graph. you might have erred somewhere in your given equation for t, please check . . . .