# How do you find the roots of x^2-5x=0??

Oct 26, 2016

Roots: $x \in \left\{0 , 5\right\}$

#### Explanation:

${x}^{2} - 5 x = 0$

factoring
$\rightarrow x \left(x - 5\right) = 0$

$\rightarrow x = 0 \textcolor{w h i t e}{\text{XX")orcolor(white)("XX}} x = 5$