#### Answer

$$(x-4)(x+2)$$

#### Work Step by Step

Since the coefficient of the squared term is one, we know that the expression must factor to:
$$ (x\pm a)(x\pm b)$$
Here, we see that a and b must multiply to get $-8$ and add to get $-2$. Thus, we find that the solution is:
$$(x-4)(x+2)$$