# Find the roots of the given quadratic equation by factorization method x^2-3x-10=0

Find the roots of the given quadratic equation by factorization method
${x}^{2}-3x-10=0$
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Theodore Schwartz
Step 1
Given
${x}^{2}-3x-10=0$
Step 2 Finding the roots
${x}^{2}-5x+2x-10$
x(x-5)+2(x-5)=0
(x-5)(x+2)=0
x-5=0, x+2=0
x=5, x=-2
x=5, -2
$\therefore$ Roots are 5, -2
Jeffrey Jordon