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 one year ago
Solve the following by factoring. Make sure to put the answer in the form " x = a or x =b"
x^2 + 5x = 24
 one year ago
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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Pradius
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0set the equation = 0 thats first step

hartnn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.12 numbers whose sum is 5 and product is 24 are .. ?

jazzyfa30
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1idk can they add and subtract

hartnn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1hint : one of the numbers is negative

hartnn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.123 will be 1 how about 8 and 3, +8 and 3, sum =... ?

hartnn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.18+ (3) will be +5 which we want...

hartnn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so, split up 5x as 8x3x

hartnn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\(x^2+8x3x24=0\) can you factor now ?

hartnn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\(\huge \color{red}\checkmark\)

hartnn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so, what are the values of x ?

jazzyfa30
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1confused i got it wrong

hartnn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1x = 3 or x =8 must be correct
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