Algebra 2 (1st Edition)

Published by McDougal Littell
ISBN 10: 0618595414
ISBN 13: 978-0-61859-541-9

Chapter 8 Rational Functions - Chapter Review - Page 606: 27



Work Step by Step

We use cross multiplication to solve. Doing this, we find: $$5\left(x+2\right)=x\cdot \:7 \\ 5x+10=x\cdot \:7 \\ x=5$$ Checking, we see that the solution is not extraneous.
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