# Math Help - 4x^2-17x+4

1. ## 4x^2-17x+4

I am not sure how to solve this. Help please?

2. Originally Posted by positiveion
I am not sure how to solve this. Help please?
$
4x^2-17x+4
$

factor first.

$(4x-1)(x-4)=0$

$4x-1=0 | x-4=0$

$x=\frac{1}{4}$

or
$x=4$

3. Do you know the Quadratic formula? I suppose no so you should learn it! (You can't solve problems like this without it.)