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a123
 4 years ago
Can you explain this with steps? (problem coming in the equation editor)
a123
 4 years ago
Can you explain this with steps? (problem coming in the equation editor)

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a123
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[2x/(x+3) + 5/x  4 = 18/x(x+3)\]

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1multiply both sides by x+3 and also x to get rid of the denominators

a123
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i did that and it didn't work. can you do it out in steps then?

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[x(x+3)\frac{2x}{x+3}+x(x+3)\frac{5}{x}4x(x+3)=x(x+3)\frac{18}{x(x+3)}\]

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[x(2x)+(x+3)(5)4x(x+3)=18\]

a123
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0THANK YOU. How do you do fractions in the equation editor??? :o)

myininaya
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1distribute and combine like terms put in the form ax^2+bx+c=0 and use the quadratic formula
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