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Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

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Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071
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Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

6th Edition
Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071

Solutions

Chapter 1.5, Problem 23E
To determine

Solve the equations.

Expert Solution

Answer to Problem 23E

  x=13

Explanation of Solution

Given information:

  1x=43x+1

Formula used:

Transposition of terms

Calculation:

  1x=43x+11x1=43x

Simplifying LHS through cross multiplication method

  1x1=43x1xx=43x1x=433(1x)=4

  33x=43x=433x=1x=13

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