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what is the solution to the rational equation (5)/(x^2+3x+2)(1)/(x+2)=(1)/(3x+3)?
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ridgeboy36 Group Title
what is the solution to the rational equation (5)/(x^2+3x+2)(1)/(x+2)=(1)/(3x+3)?
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saifoo.khan Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
factor the denominators.
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saifoo.khan Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\[\frac{5}{(x+1)(x+2)}\frac{1}{x+2}=\frac{1}{3x+3}\]
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saifoo.khan Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Now take LCD/LCM and solve.
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ridgeboy36 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
okay the answer i got was 5/2 is that correct im kinda of unsure??
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saifoo.khan Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Correct.
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saifoo.khan Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I mean you're right.
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ridgeboy36 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
thank you so much!!!!!!
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