Apply the distributive property.

Simplify the expression.

Multiply by .

Move to the left of .

Move to the left side of the equation by adding it to both sides.

Consider the form . Find a pair of integers whose product is and whose sum is . In this case, whose product is and whose sum is .

Write the factored form using these integers.

If any individual factor on the left side of the equation is equal to , the entire expression will be equal to .

Set the first factor equal to .

Add to both sides of the equation.

Set the next factor equal to .

Add to both sides of the equation.

The final solution is all the values that make true.

Solve Using the Square Root Property x(x-12)=-27