It is a linear equation because the highest power in the equation is 1.
This is how you solve it:
x+x=x
x+x-x= x-x (you are doing the same thing to both sides of the equation so it stays the same)
x=0
Thus the only solution to the equation is x=0.
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Shiva Jayabalan
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2 years, 1 month ago

@Siddharth Singh
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i dont think so... infinite isnt really a number so to speak, it is the idea of endlessness
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Shiva Jayabalan
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2 years, 1 month ago

@Siddharth Singh
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x+1-x=x-x, so
1 =0
This is false so the equation has no solution.
Note that infinity is not a real number so it isnt a solution.
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Shiva Jayabalan
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2 years, 1 month ago

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TopNewestIt is a linear equation because the highest power in the equation is 1. This is how you solve it: x+x=x x+x-x= x-x (you are doing the same thing to both sides of the equation so it stays the same) x=0 Thus the only solution to the equation is x=0. – Shiva Jayabalan · 2 years, 1 month ago

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– Siddharth Singh · 2 years, 1 month ago

Can the solution not be infinite?I mean x=infinite.Log in to reply

– Shiva Jayabalan · 2 years, 1 month ago

i dont think so... infinite isnt really a number so to speak, it is the idea of endlessnessLog in to reply

– Siddharth Singh · 2 years, 1 month ago

What do you think about? x+1=x? :)Log in to reply

– Shiva Jayabalan · 2 years, 1 month ago

x+1-x=x-x, so 1 =0 This is false so the equation has no solution. Note that infinity is not a real number so it isnt a solution.Log in to reply