Quadratic Formula, math 111, H. Whitehead
You use the quadratic formula when finding the x-intercepts, or also known as solutions, zeros, answers, and roots.
You can find quadratic equations in horse jumping events.
Word Problem: You have a horse jumping from a height of 6ft above the ground, at a certain angle, the height of the horse above the ground,H, in feet, at time,T, in seconds, is found by the function......
Find the time it takes for the horse to land on the ground.
a=-4.9, b=33.5, and c=6