can someone help me solve for x. Thanks. 17.5 = .61+x / (.29-x)(.12-x) (17.5)(.29-x)(.12-x)-(.61+x)= 0 .609 - 7.175x - 17.5 x^2 - (.61 + x) = 0 I got stuck here....
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Originally Posted by jsu03 can someone help me solve for x. Thanks. 17.5 = .61+x / (.29-x)(.12-x) (17.5)(.29-x)(.12-x)-(.61+x)= 0 .609 - 7.175x - 17.5 x^2 - (.61 + x) = 0 I got stuck here.... Add/subtract like terms and use the quadratic equation. -17.5x^2 - 8.175x -.001 = 0 a = -17.5 b = -8.175 c= -.001
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