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Solve the following by factoring. Make sure to put the answer in the form " x = a or x =b" x^2 + 5x = 24

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set the equation = 0 thats first step
2 numbers whose sum is 5 and product is -24 are .. ?
idk can they add and subtract

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hint : one of the numbers is negative
(1,2,3,4,6,8,12,24)
2 +-3
2-3 will be -1 how about 8 and 3, +8 and -3, sum =... ?
-5
8+ (-3) will be +5 which we want...
ok
8*(-3) =-24
so, split up 5x as 8x-3x
\(x^2+8x-3x-24=0\) can you factor now ?
(x+8)(x-3)
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so, what are the values of x ?
-8 and 3
you got it :)
confused i got it wrong
x = 3 or x =-8 must be correct

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