# How do you solve #5x^2 - 7x - 6 = 0# by factoring?

##### 1 Answer

Aug 12, 2015

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

Now we equate these factors to zero and find the solutions: