# How do you long divide (x^3+x^2-14x-24)div(x+3)?

Nov 23, 2016

#### Explanation:

Self-explanatory if you know the basics of division.

Nov 23, 2016

$\frac{{x}^{3} + {x}^{2} - 14 x - 24}{x + 3}$

$= {x}^{2} - 2 x - 8$

$= \left(x - 2\right) \left(x + 4\right)$