Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

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ISBN 13: 978-0-32178-504-6

Chapter 6 - Section 6.5 - Solving Equations Containing Rational Expressions - Vocabulary, Readiness & Video Check: 8

Answer

$b. (x+1)^{2}$

Work Step by Step

The lowest common denominator for this problem can be found by comparing the three denominators. 1. $(x+1)$ 2. $(x+1)(x+1)$ 3. $(x+1)$ If we multiply the first and third denominators by $(x+1)$ we will arrive at a LCD of $(x+1)^{2}$.
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