Posted by **Lee** on Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 11:18am.

what is the solution

1/2x^2-x+5=0

could someone please explain

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**Steve**, Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 12:16pm
I think you will find that if you mean

1/(2x^2-x+5)=0

there is no solution. The graph has a horizontal asymptote at y=0, meaning it never is really 0.

If that's not what you intended, then please clarify.

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**Lee**, Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 3:40pm
the possible answers are;

1+-i sqrt 11

-1+-i sqrt 9

1 +- i sqrt 9

-1 +- i sqrt 11

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**Lee**, Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 3:44pm
i figured it out to be 1+isqrt9

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