# How do you solve by factoring and using the principle of zero products #x^2 + 7x + 6 = 0#?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 2, 2018

#### Explanation:

#"using the a-c method"#

#"the factors of + 6 which sum to + 7 are + 6 and + 1"#

#rArr(x+6)(x+1)=0#

#"equate each factor to zero and solve for x"#

#x+6=0rArrx=-6#

#x+1=0rArrx=-1#