**Question description**

****Please do not accept if it cannot be done tonight****

- Problem #1: 6×2 – x – 15 = 0
*Problem #2: x*^{2}− 2*x*− 24 = 0- For the factoring problem, be sure you show all steps to the factoring and solving. Show a check of your solutions back into the original equation.

- For the quadratic formula problem, be sure that you use readable notation while you are working the computational steps. Refer to the Inserting Math Symbols handout for guidance with formatting.

- Present your final solutions as decimal approximations carried out to the third decimal place. Due to the nature of these solutions, no check is required.

- Incorporate the following four math vocabulary words into your discussion. Use
**bold**font to emphasize the words in your writing. Do not write definitions for the words; use them appropriately in sentences describing your math work. -
- Quadratic formula
- Factoring
- Completing the square
- Discriminant