# How do you factor completely: #5x^2 − 2x − 7#?

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Jul 20, 2015

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

This equation can be factored by the

Multiply

Find two numbers that when multiplied equal

The numbers

Rewrite the equation, replacing

Group into two binomials.

Factor out the GCF from each group.

Factor out the common term