Algebra
posted by Aria .
Could someone help me reason this equation out? It stumped me.
3x +x(x1)=0
I can only come up with 0 but I know it is more indepth than that.
Thanks.

3x+x^2x=0
x(x+2)=0
x=0 is one solution, and x=2 is another.
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