# How do you solve #1/x + 1/2x = 1/6 #?

##### 2 Answers

Jun 21, 2015

#### Answer:

This equation has **no** real solutions

#### Explanation:

First we multiply both sides by

Now we look for the solutions of a quadratic equation:

**no** real solutions.

So the base equation also has **no real solutions.**

Jun 21, 2015

#### Answer:

Is there a formatting problem in the question?

Should it have been:

How do you solve

If so,

#### Explanation:

Assuming the problem is:

How do you solve

Multiply both sides by

So