Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281140
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-114-9

Chapter 9 - Quadratic Functions and Equations - 9-4 Factoring to Solve Quadratic Equations - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 571: 14


g=−8 OR g=4

Work Step by Step

$g^2+4g−32=0$ (g+?)(g−?)=0 Since the 3rd term is negative, the factors have opposite operators. (g+8)(g−4)=0 The zero product property tells us that one of the factors is 0. g+8=0 OR g−4=0 g+8−8=0−8 OR g−4+4=0+4 g=−8 OR g=4
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