## Intermediate Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

{$-5,-1$}
Given: $x^2+6x+5=0$ Factorize the quadratic equation as follows: $x^2+5x+x+5=0$ or, $(x+5)(x+1)=0$ Now, $(x+5)=0$ and $(x+1)=0$ Solution set: $x=${$-5,-1$}