Can anyone help me how to solve this very simple quadratic equation.
yeah, i knoe im dumb, lolz
i dont knoe what to do with the fractions and how to get a quadratic formula out of this...
1/x = 1/x-5
sorry i dont knoe latex still learning
Can anyone help me how to solve this very simple quadratic equation.
yeah, i knoe im dumb, lolz
i dont knoe what to do with the fractions and how to get a quadratic formula out of this...
1/x = 1/x-5
sorry i dont knoe latex still learning
Hello,
Nah, you're not dumb ! You need practice, that's all
Note that x cannot be 0 or 5.
Then multiply both sides by x(x-5) :
x-5=x
--> -5=0
so it has no solution.
why did you think it was a quadratic ?
Edit : wrap your equation in the math tags :
[tex]\frac{1}{x}=\frac{1}{x-5}[/tex]