## Solving Equations by Factoring 1

Solving Equations by Factoring 1
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Part of video series Factoring Polynomials
Taught by YourMathGal

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Covers zero-product property and part 1 of how to solve non-linear equations by factoring.

• How do you solve an equation by factoring?
• How do you solve a linear equation with one variable?
• How do you solve a quadratic equation in the form ax^2 + bx + c = 0?
• What is a quadratic equation?
• What is standard form of a quadratic equation?
• How do you know what a, b, and c are in a quadratic equation?
• What is the zero factor property?
• How can you use the property that if ab = 0, then a = 0 or b = 0?
• How can you solve the equation x^2 + x - 12 = 0 by factoring?
• After you have factored a quadratic equation, how do you solve it?
• How do you check the solutions to a quadratic equation?
• How do you solve 3x(x - 7) = 0?
This video explains how to solve quadratic equations by factoring them and then setting each factor equal to zero and solving using the zero product property. This is a great tutorial for finally solving equations by factoring.
• Currently 4.0/5 Stars.
Reviewed by MathVids Staff on September 24, 2009.
This is a great video because it guides u step by step what you need to do and also her voice always sounds exciting not like the other boring videos where u want to go to sleep..
• Currently 5.0/5 Stars.
Reviewed by J3nny on June 02, 2010.  