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Solving Rational Equations

Solving Rational Equations 1.15 - Solution

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We want to solve the given equation. To do so, we will first determine the least common denominator (LCD) so that we can clear the denominators. Since the denominators are both linear, the LCD can be found by calculating their product.
Solve for
Finally, we will check our result so that it isn't an extraneous solution.
Simplify left-hand side