Here is how I have worked it out so far:
$\log _2((x-4)(x+2)) = 4$
How do I proceed from here?
$x^2+2x-8 = 16$
$x^2+2x = 24$
$x(x+2) = 24$ Which I know is not the right answer
$x^2+2x-24 = 0$ Can't factor this