Posted by **Rowley** on Sunday, August 22, 2010 at 9:55am.

how do you solve:

x²-2x-15 ≤ 0

please help :)

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**Jen**, Sunday, August 22, 2010 at 10:01am
You want to get two numbers that multiply to the last term (-15) and add to the middle term (-2). These numbers are -5 and 3. (x-5)(x+3) is your answer

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**Rowley**, Sunday, August 22, 2010 at 10:14am
oh so thats it? lol i did that but i thought it wasn't correct and i've been trying other methods for the past hour. thatnx alot :)

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**Jen**, Sunday, August 22, 2010 at 11:30am
LOL..you're welcome

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