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sampatho2
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no value of x satisfies that. because if you rearrange it you would get x=10x/5 as you know no number can be defined like that unless it is 0

AravindG
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the x terms on both sides gets cancelled leaving away no solution

sleipnir234
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0That is the solution but I am curious why can't you make it x=9/10x? and then go from there 10x^2=9 x^2=9/10 x=3/sqrt10

AravindG
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.05/x=9/2x multiply both sides by x 5=9/2???? no solution

sleipnir234
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Why can't you multiply both sides by 1/5 instead of x?

shubhamsrg
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0an unreal solution would be x=infinity infact 2 unreal solutions > inf and inf

hba
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0There would be infinite solutions ? @shubhamsrg or no solutions ?

hba
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I guess they are infinite solutions.

sleipnir234
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I understand the answer is no solution what I am asking is why can't you divide by 5 to get x by itself.

shubhamsrg
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.02 solns, 2 unreal solutions, or should i say 2 theoretical solutions.

hba
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I guess we should call it infinite solutions.

shubhamsrg
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hmm ? I'd still say 2 solutions which are inf and inf , but both are theoretical .

hba
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@saifoo.khan Explain. I remember hero telling me that there would be infinite solutions. I also believed there would be no solution.

sleipnir234
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Will one of you brilliant people just explain what algebraic rule I am missing/perverting that is making me not see the no solution. Why can't you multiply by 1/5?

hba
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@sleipnir234 Ok Lets follow you, \[\huge\frac{ 5 }{ x }=\frac{ 9 }{ 2x }\] Now multiply and divide by 1/5. Let us see what you get.

hba
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Now multiply both sides by 1/5 *

hba
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\frac{ 5 }{ x } \times \frac{ 1 }{ 5 }=\frac{ 9 }{ 2x } \times \frac{ 1 }{ 5 }\]

hartnn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2if you multiply both sides by 1/5, you get 1/x =9/(10x) and not x=9/10x

hartnn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2if there is an identity after cancelling 'x', then there are infinite solutions @hba, here we don't get an identity, ,we get 1=9/10 which is NEVER tru , so, no solution. if we got something like 1=9/9, then we would have infinite solutions

hba
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@hartnn Thanks for explaining :)

sleipnir234
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohhhhhhhhh Got it. Thank you so much. I'm sorry. It is late. And I am an idiot. Thank you all so much for being patient!!

shubhamsrg
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0There are, 2 solutions! 2 theoretical solutions, one should not ignore that.

hartnn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2silly mistakes usually happen,no problem, welcome ^_^
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