# SOLUTION: Write each equation in quadratic form and solve it by factoring. x(3x + 22/5)= 1

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Equations Question 44319This question is from textbook INTERMEDIATE ALGEBRA : Write each equation in quadratic form and solve it by factoring. x(3x + 22/5)= 1This question is from textbook INTERMEDIATE ALGEBRA Answer by fractalier(2101)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!From x(3x + 22/5)= 1, we get 3x^2 + (22/5)x = 1 now multiply five and bring everything to the left...then factor... 15x^2 + 22x = 5 15x^2 + 22x - 5 = 0 (5x - 1)(3x + 5) = 0 so that 5x - 1 = 0 and 3x + 5 = 0 which leads to x = 1/5 and x = -5/3