# How do you solve the rational equation #1/6-1/x=4/(3x^2)#?

##### 1 Answer

#### Explanation:

Find a common denominator.

The denominators are

From this, we know the least common denominator will be

Now, multiply each fraction so that the denominators all equal

Multiply everything by

Use the quadratic formula or complete the square to solve for

Return to the original equation to ensure that neither value of