# SOLUTION: 72.) Solve 3/x – 1/6 = 1/x 93) Solve x + 5 = 6/x

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 Question 178222: 72.) Solve 3/x – 1/6 = 1/x 93) Solve x + 5 = 6/x Found 2 solutions by stanbon, solver91311:Answer by stanbon(57222)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!72.) Solve 3/x – 1/6 = 1/x Multiply thru by 6x to get: 6*3 - x = 6 x = 18-6 x = 12 ------------------ 93) Solve x + 5 = 6/x Multiply thru by x to get: x^2 + 5x - 6 = 0 (x+6)(x-1) = 0 x = -6 or x = 1 ==================== Cheers, Stan H. Answer by solver91311(16868)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! LCD is 6x: Multiply both sides by 6x: Check: Answer checks. ======================================= Multiply both sides by x, then add -6 to both sides: Factor: So: or Check: Checks. Checks.