Solving Equations by Factoring 1

Sick of ads?‚Äč Sign up for MathVids Premium
Taught by YourMathGal
  • Currently 4.0/5 Stars.
11637 views | 2 ratings
Part of video series
Meets NCTM Standards:
Lesson Description:

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

More free YouTube videos by Julie Harland are organized at

Questions answered by this video:
  • 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?
  • Staff Review

    • Currently 4.0/5 Stars.
    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.
  • J3nny

    • Currently 5.0/5 Stars.
    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..