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5-33.

Solve each equation below using the Zero Product Property.

1. $(x-2)(x+8)=0$

In order for a product to be $0$, one of the factors must be equal to $0$.

$x-2=0$ or $x+8=0$

1. $(3x-9)(x-1)=0$

See part (a).

$x=3$ or $1$

1. $(x+10)(2x-5)=0$

See part (a).

1. $(x-7)^2=0$

$(x-7)(x-7)=0$