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anonymous
 5 years ago
Solve:
1/x+41/x=1
I found the lcd but lost afterwards.
anonymous
 5 years ago
Solve: 1/x+41/x=1 I found the lcd but lost afterwards.

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you mean 1/(x+4)  (1/x) = 1 ?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok for this type of equation, it's easiest to get rid of the fractions. so you want to multiply both sides by (x+4)(x) to get rid of both fractions on the left side.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what happens to the 1

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well, it gets multiplied by the (x+4)(x) just like the left side.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so can you move forward from there or are you still stuck?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I came up with xx+4=x(x=4)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0be careful with your parentheses, what you have there doesn't look quite right, but almost there

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ok thank you I'm going to see if i can go further

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok let me know if you need more help. remember when you are done you can always plug your answer back into the equation to see if it works.
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