How do I isolate x here?

48.99 = 36.34(1+x)^2 + ([(1+x)^2 - 1]/x)

I get to:

(1+x)^2 = (48.99x + 1)/(36.34x + 1)

But I can't simplify my equation further.

Also, x > 0. I know x = 0.1355 but I can't get to it algebraically.

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- October 12th 2009, 02:26 PMVolcanicrainIsolating a variable (hard)
How do I isolate x here?

48.99 = 36.34(1+x)^2 + ([(1+x)^2 - 1]/x)

I get to:

(1+x)^2 = (48.99x + 1)/(36.34x + 1)

But I can't simplify my equation further.

Also, x > 0. I know x = 0.1355 but I can't get to it algebraically. - October 12th 2009, 02:46 PMRaoh
solve for ,you'll get for

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