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 Click here to see ALL problems on Quadratic Equations Question 128185: Find the exact solution for the equation. Answer by marcsam823(57)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! Factor: (you will need to find two numbers that sum to 1 and multiply to -42 Solve for each factor: Both x = 6 and x = -7 are solutions to this problem. (You will usually have two solutions to problems of this type.)