# How do you solve 0=2x^2+32x?

Apr 4, 2018

$x = 0 \mathmr{and} x = - 16$

#### Explanation:

Factorise$2 x \left(x + 16\right) = 0$

If two numbers multiply to make zero then one or both of them must be zero

$2 x = 0 \mathmr{and} x + 16 = 0$

$x = 0 \mathmr{and} x = - 16$