Move to the left side of the equation by adding it to both sides.

Apply the distributive property.

Simplify.

Multiply by .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Rewrite the expression.

Use the quadratic formula to find the solutions.

Substitute the values , , and into the quadratic formula and solve for .

Simplify the numerator.

Raise to the power of .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Subtract from .

Rewrite as .

Pull terms out from under the radical, assuming positive real numbers.

Multiply by .

Simplify .

The final answer is the combination of both solutions.

Find All Complex Solutions x^2-5x=-9/4