# How do you solve 6x^2 + x = 5 by factoring?

Oct 12, 2015

#### Answer:

$\left(x + 1\right) \left(6 x - 5\right)$

#### Explanation:

$6 {x}^{2} + x - 5 = 0$
$6 {x}^{2} + 6 x - 5 x - 5 = 0$
$6 x \left(x + 1\right) - 5 \left(x + 1\right) = 0$
$\left(x + 1\right) \left(6 x - 5\right)$