# How do you solve #(2x+1)(2x+3) = -2x(2x+1)# ?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 4, 2017

#### Explanation:

Given:

#(2x+1)(2x+3) = -2x(2x+1)#

Note that if

If

#2x+3 = -2x#

Add

#4x = -3#

Divide both sides by

#x = -3/4#