Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321785045
ISBN 13: 978-0-32178-504-6

Chapter 5 - Section 5.8 - Solving Equations by Factoring and Problem Solving - Exercise Set: 2

Answer

{-1/5, 2}

Work Step by Step

1. Apply the zero factor property. a) 5x + 1 = 0 b) x - 2 = 0 2. Solve each linear equation. a) x = -1/5 b) x = 2 3. The solutions are {-1/5, 2}.
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