## Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

$$x=3,-4$$
To solve the equation, we use the rules of Algebra to isolate the given variable. Doing this, we find: $$\left(x-2\right)\left(x+3\right)-6=0 \\ x^2+x-12=0 \\ \left(x-3\right)\left(x+4\right)=0 \\ x=3,-4$$