# algebra 1

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Factor x^2-48x-48=0

• algebra 1 -

you have to think of two numbers that multiply to equal -48 and add to be -48

I can't think of anything that will work here.

-48 = -24 times 2 or -2 times 24
= -48 times 1 or -1 times 48

Do you have a typo?

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