# SOLUTION: # 34 Solve for x (x+1)^2+2(x-2)=(x+1)(x-2) I have been stuck on this problem for hours. I keep working it but it just doesn't seem to come out right. The answer I get is x

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 Question 185492This question is from textbook College Algebra A Graphing Approach : # 34 Solve for x (x+1)^2+2(x-2)=(x+1)(x-2) I have been stuck on this problem for hours. I keep working it but it just doesn't seem to come out right. The answer I get is x= -2/5 I'm not sure what I keep doing wrong. Please help. ThanksThis question is from textbook College Algebra A Graphing Approach Answer by Alan3354(30993)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Solve for x (x+1)^2+2(x-2)=(x+1)(x-2) I have been stuck on this problem for hours. I keep working it but it just doesn't seem to come out right. The answer I get is x= -2/5 I'm not sure what I keep doing wrong. Please help. Thanks ------------------- (x+1)^2+2(x-2)=(x+1)(x-2) x^2+2x+1 +2x-4 = x^2-x-2 4x-3 = -x-2 5x = 1 x = 1/5