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5-52.

Solve for *x* in the simplest manner (no calculator or Quadratic Formula).

1. Isolate the

on one side.

2. Divide by.

3. Get a common denominator on the right.

4. Rewrite the left side without negative exponents.

5. flip the fraction on both sides solving for.