(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

2^(2x) + 2 ^(x) - 12 = 0

2. Relevant equations

none really

3. The attempt at a solution

so I think what you have to do is factor it

so it would be like

(2^x- )(2^x + )

then you set the factor equal to zero and solve for x but I'm not sure how to factor it.

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# Homework Help: Solving exponential equations by logs

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