So as part of a night spent with friends at a local drinking establishment, my girlfriend proposed the following equation (oh, we do have fun):
x squared +3 x + 17 --------------- = -------- 7 6
Now, she came up with this equation having the answer already. The answer is :
The question is, what method do you use to solve it? I remember little to nothing of post-Geometry math, so be gentle, please.