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Solve the equation. (Find only the real solutions.)

x2 - x - 2 = 0

they also said there is a smaller value and a larger value ??

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  1. (x-2)(x+1) = 0

    now, if the product of two numbers is zero, one of the numbers must be zero. So, which value of x makes each factor zero?

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