# How do you write a quadratic equation in standard form that has two solutions, 6, and -10 with the leading coefficient one?

##### 1 Answer

Sep 29, 2016

#### Explanation:

We want an equation which equals

Our quadratic equation should be a product of expressions which are zero at the specified roots.

Consider

This equality holds if

And the equality holds if

Expanding this equation by the FOIL method, we get:

Combining like terms, we find our solution: