Posted by **bb** on Tuesday, February 5, 2008 at 11:44pm.

The denominator of a fraction is 2 less than twice the numberator. If the numerator is decreased by 2 and the denominator is increased by 3, the resulting fraction simplifies to 1/3. Find the original fraction.

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