(8/x)-{3/(x+1)}=5, solve the equation in quadratic form.

# (8/x)-{3/(x+1)}=5, solve the equation in quadratic form.

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(x+1)/(x+4)=(2x-1)/(x+6)Solve for x

(x+1)/(x+4)=(2x-1)/(x+6) (x + 1)(x+6) = (2x – 1)(x+4) x both sides by (x + 4)(x + 6) x^2 + 7x + 6 = 2x^2 + 7x – 4 Expand the parenthesis x^2 + 6 = 2x^2 – 4 Subtract 7x from…

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(8/x)-{3/(x+1)}=5, solve the equation in quadratic form.

8/x – 3/(x+1) = 5 8 – 3x/(x + 1) = 5x Multiply both sides by x 8(x + 1) – 3x = 5x(x + 1) Muliply both sides by (x + 1) 8x + 8 – 3x = 5x^2 + 5x Expand the parenthesis 5x + 8 =…

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