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# Algebraic Fractions

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1. Algebraic Fractions
I don't know what I am doing wrong in this question.

Any Ideas?
2. Re: Algebraic Fractions
are you getting the wrong answer then??
3. Re: Algebraic Fractions
(Original post by pseudonymegg)
are you getting the wrong answer then??
Yes I get one of the x values which is 0.5 and the other one that I am supposed to get is -0.6 which I am not getting.
4. Re: Algebraic Fractions
I'm sorry, I don't see anything wrong in your working hopefully a math genius can help you later
5. Re: Algebraic Fractions
(Original post by zed963)
Yes I get one of the x values which is 0.5 and the other one that I am supposed to get is -0.6 which I am not getting.
The answers that the question gave you are not correct. However your solution is. You can check this by plugging your solutions for x into the original equation.
Last edited by cpdavis; 17-07-2012 at 11:52. Reason: Terrible grammar :facepalm:
6. Re: Algebraic Fractions
(Original post by cpdavis)
Does answers are not right, you are correct. You can check this by plugging your solutions for x into the original equation.
Cool, You may need to edit your comment as it doesn't completely make sense.
7. Re: Algebraic Fractions
(Original post by zed963)
Cool, You may need to edit your comment as it doesn't completely make sense.
Apologies, poor grammar

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