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X^2+2x=24

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We have x^2+2x=24.

Subtract 24 to both sides to get: x^2+2x-24=0.

You can factor that out. (x+6)(x-4)=0.

So to satisfy that equation, x would be -6 and 4.

x=4, -6.

Gh0sty15  Nov 22, 2017
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Best Answer

We have x^2+2x=24.

Subtract 24 to both sides to get: x^2+2x-24=0.

You can factor that out. (x+6)(x-4)=0.

So to satisfy that equation, x would be -6 and 4.

x=4, -6.

Gh0sty15  Nov 22, 2017

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