Consider the equation 5x2 – 7x – 6 = 0 as you complete the parts below. Homework Help ✎ .
What are the factors of 5x2 – 7x – 6?
What are the solutions to the equation 5x2 – 7x – 6 = 0?
How are the solutions to the equation related to the leading coefficient and constant term in the original polynomial?
(5x + 3)(x − 2)
Use the Zero Product Property.
The solutions are the values that make the factors equal to 0.
How are the solutions related to the original equation?