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Asked Oct 16, 2019

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x+5/x=-6

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Step 1

Add the tterms using LCD.

LCD=x 

5
X+ =-6
х
x2+5
=-6
X
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5 X+ =-6 х x2+5 =-6 X

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Step 2

Cross multiply then add 6x to both sides. 

x2+5
=-6
х
x2+5=-6x
x2+6x+5=0
X
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x2+5 =-6 х x2+5=-6x x2+6x+5=0 X

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Step 3

Write 6x as 5x+1x then facto...

x2
+6x+5=0
x2+5x+x+5-0
x(x+5)+1(x+5)=0
(x+5) (x+1)-0
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x2 +6x+5=0 x2+5x+x+5-0 x(x+5)+1(x+5)=0 (x+5) (x+1)-0

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