## Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

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# Chapter 7 - Section 7.5 - Solving Equations Containing Rational Expressions - Exercise Set: 1

#### Answer

The solution is 30

#### Work Step by Step

$\frac{x}{5}$+3=9 5($\frac{x}{5}$+3)=5*9 5$\frac{x}{5}$+5*3=45 x+15=45 x=45-15 x=30 The soluion is 30 Check Let x=30 $\frac{x}{5}$+3=9 $\frac{30}{5}$+3=9 6+3=9 9=9

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