# How do you solve the equation: x^2+3x+2=0?

Jun 26, 2015

${x}^{2} + 3 x + 2 = 0$
$\left(x + 1\right) \left(x + 2\right) = 0$
$\left(x + 1\right) = 0$ or $\left(x + 2\right) = 0$
$x = - 1$ or $x = - 2$