# How do you solve #[ x/(x+1)] = [1/3] + [(x+2)/(4x)]#?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 18, 2016

#### Explanation:

first of all equalize all the denominators as if you're doing a standard fraction addition/subtraction

the right-hand side

Now the left-hand side

the nominator of this fractional equation should be 0 for the expression to yield 0.

So solve for x in:

Use the quadratic formula (or factorize the expression)

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