College Math II

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x/x – 1 - 3/x = 1/2

I am not sure how to solve this equation and show my work. My problem just says to solve the equation.

Thanks.

  • College Math II -

    Begin by putting parentheses in the right places. It is ambiguous as written. That means that it can be interpreted in different ways. x/x = 1, for example

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