#2**+3 **

x2+14x+48 = (x+_)(x+_)

You need to look for two numbers

that multiply to 48

and add to 14

Since everything is positive the numbers will both be positive.

lets see, look at the muliply first,

12*4 =48 but 12+4=16, that is no good.

6*8=48 and 6+8=14 wonderful

so tha answer is

(x+6)(x+8)

Melody Apr 6, 2018

#2**+3 **

Best Answer

x2+14x+48 = (x+_)(x+_)

You need to look for two numbers

that multiply to 48

and add to 14

Since everything is positive the numbers will both be positive.

lets see, look at the muliply first,

12*4 =48 but 12+4=16, that is no good.

6*8=48 and 6+8=14 wonderful

so tha answer is

(x+6)(x+8)

Melody Apr 6, 2018