# Ex.14.3 Q6 Factorization - NCERT Maths Class 8

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## Question

Find and correct the errors in the statement: \(2x + 3y = 5xy\)

## Text Solution

**What is known?**

Incorrect mathematical statement.

**What is unknown?**

Correct mathematical statement.

**Reasoning:**

Solve \(\rm L.H.S.\)

**Steps:**

\[\begin{align} {\rm{L.H.S.}} &= 2x + 3y = 2x + 3y\\ {\rm{L.H.S.}} &\ne {\rm{R.H.S.}}.\end{align}\]