# How do you solve #2x^2-9x-5=0# by factoring?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 5, 2015

#### Answer:

The solutions are

#### Explanation:

We can **Split the Middle Term** of this expression to factorise it and thereby find the solutions.

In this technique, if we have to factorise an expression like

AND

After trying out a few numbers we get

We now equate the factors to zero to obtain the solutions: