# SOLUTION: How do I solve this rational equation:(x+1)/x + (x+4)/x =6

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Polynomials-and-rational-expressions Question 93546: How do I solve this rational equation:(x+1)/x + (x+4)/x =6 Answer by ptaylor(2052)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!How do I solve this rational equation: First, multiply each term by x. This will get rid of the fractions simplifying, we get: get rid of parens or subtract 2x from both sides further simplifying divide both sides by 4 -------------------ans Hope this helps---ptaylor