# How do you solve # 2/3+1/5=1/x#?

##### 2 Answers

#### Explanation:

Given:

We need to find

Write as

Multiply

x = 15/13

#### Explanation:

There are 2 methods one ca use: One involves adding the two fractions to get one answer, and then inverting the whole equation.

The other involves multiplying by the LCM of the denominators to remove them altogether, and then solving for

Method 1:

Inverting the equation gives

Method 2: multiply through by the LCM (