# How do you solve #-3x^2=2(3x-5)# using the factoring method?

##### 1 Answer

Aug 24, 2016

#### Answer:

There are no factors which give -6.

Therefore, this equation cannot be solved using the factor method.

#### Explanation:

First simplify and get rid of the brackets:

All the information we need is in the quadratic expression.

Find factors of 30 which subtract to make 6.

The signs will be different and there are more positives.

Factors of 30

There are no factors which give 6.

Therefore, this equation cannot be solved using the factor method.