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Posted by **Kiki** on Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 7:35pm.

what is x?

can u please help me

- math -
**Reiny**, Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 8:05pm2/x - 3 = 26/x

multiply each term by x

2 - 3x = 26

-3x = 24

x = -8

check:

Left side = 2/-8 - 3 = - 1/4 - 3 = -13/4

Right side = 26/-8 = -13/4

all is good!

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