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RChristenk

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- Homework Statement
- Solve ##x^{\frac{-1}{2}}-2x^{\frac{1}{2}}+x^{\frac{2}{3}}=0##

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- Algebra solving skills

##x^{\frac{-1}{2}}-2x^{\frac{1}{2}}+x^{\frac{2}{3}}=0##

##\Leftrightarrow x^{\frac{-1}{2}}(1-2x+x^{\frac{7}{6}})=0##

Then I'm at a loss as to what to do next because ##x^{\frac{7}{6}}## can't be factored here in a way to get me ##-2x##.

##\Leftrightarrow x^{\frac{-1}{2}}(1-2x+x^{\frac{7}{6}})=0##

Then I'm at a loss as to what to do next because ##x^{\frac{7}{6}}## can't be factored here in a way to get me ##-2x##.