# How do you solve #x+4=-4/x#?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 11, 2015

The solution is

#### Explanation:

We can **Split the Middle Term** of this expression to factorise it and thereby find the solution.

In this technique, if we have to factorise an expression like

AND

After trying out a few numbers we get

We now equate the factor to zero to obtain the solution(both factors are equal here):