# Can you solve this? Question 8. Questions my students have asked.

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3 min readFeb 23

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Continuing my series on the interesting questions that students have asked me, in this article we look at a relatively straightforward (once you see the trick that is) algebraic problem.

If you are interested, you can find all questions from this series, along with a discussion on my inspiration for the series, here.

The problem reads as follows:

*Find all real solutions, a, to the equation*