Intermediate Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-894-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-894-3

Chapter 6 - Section 6.6 - Rational Equations - Exercise Set - Page 462: 5



Work Step by Step

LCD$=2x$, thus multiplying both sides by the LCD: $2x(\frac{x-2}{2x}+1)=2x\frac{x+1}{x}\\x-2+2x=2x+2\\x=4$
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