## College Algebra (10th Edition)

$x = 6$
$\frac{3}{x} - \frac{1}{3} = \frac{1}{6}$ The least common multiple (LCM) of the denominators $x$, 3 and 6 is 6$x$. $6x \times (\frac{3}{x} - \frac{1}{3}$) = $\frac{1}{6} \times 6x$ $18 - 2x = x$ $-3x = -18$ $x = 6$