# How do you solve # x^2 + 2x - 3 = 0#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 4, 2018

#### Answer:

Here's how I did it:

#### Explanation:

To solve for

To factor this, you have to find two numbers that **multiply up to #-3# and add up to #2#**.

These two numbers are

Now we put the equation like this: