# How do you factor #2x^2+ 3x - 14#?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 28, 2015

Factor

#### Explanation:

f(x) = 2(x - p)(x = q)

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Converted

Factor pairs of (-24) -> (-2, 12)(-4, 7). This sum is 3 = b

p' = -4 and q' = 7

Factored form: f(x) = 2(x - 2)(x + 7/2) = (x - 2)(2x + 7)