# How do you solve the quadratic #2/(x+5)-x/(x-5)=1# using any method?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 5, 2017

Stipulate that

#### Explanation:

Stipulate that

Multiply both sides by

Collect all of the terms to one side:

Check the discriminant:

Drop the restriction, because, with 129 under the radical, there is no way to obtain a root equal to

Use the quadratic formula: