# How do you factor and solve #x^2-16=6x#?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 11, 2017

#### Explanation:

1) Rearrange into the form

2) Factorise

3) Put each bracket

1) Rearrange

subtract

2) Factorise

a)

we now need to find the two numbers for the brackets.

we need two numbers that multiply to

by trial and error:

so the brackets now become;

3) Solve