# How do you factor and solve #2x^2+2x-2=0#?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 5, 2017

this equation cannot be solved by factorization that means it takes a lot of effort and time and hence we have to use the quadratic formula.

#### Explanation:

given equation

first we have to check the nature of the roots by using discriminant

applying the quadratic formula

hence the roots are