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posted by Al .
1/x + 1/x+2 =11/60
What's the first step to find value of x?
Multiply both sides of the equation by
x(x+2)
You get:
x+2 + x = 11/60 x*(x+2) >
11/60 x^2 + (11/30  2)x  2 = 0
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