# How do you solve #x^2+2ax = b^2-a^2# by factoring?

##### 1 Answer

Aug 11, 2015

#### Answer:

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#### Explanation:

Given

Factoring the left side:

Taking the square root:

Subtracting

Aug 11, 2015

or

Given

Factoring the left side:

Taking the square root:

Subtracting