Posted by latesha on .
Solve the following equation. (
x^2 + 8x + 7 = 0
x = 1 (smaller value)
x = 2 (larger value)

math 
Reiny,
Your answers don't work, did you not sub in your answer?
x^2 + 8x + 7 = 0
(x+7)(x+1) = 0
x = 7 or x = 1