## College Algebra (10th Edition)

$x=3, x=-5/3$
To find the solution set of the equation $(x-3)(3x+5)$, we set each factor equal to 0 and solve for x. $x-3=0$ $x=3$ Solution 1 $3x+5=0$ $3x=-5$ $x=-5/3$ Solution 2 So the solutions are: $x=3, x=-5/3$