# How do you solve # 2x^4 = 16x^2#?

##### 2 Answers

Mar 21, 2016

#### Answer:

set the equation equal to zero and factor

#### Explanation:

You can either set the equation equal to zero and factor or you can proceed as follows:

divide both sides by 2

divide both sides by x^2

then set the equation = 0

Mar 21, 2016

#### Answer:

Put both terms to one side of the equation and then factor.

#### Explanation:

Hopefully this helps!