# How do you solve #1/x = 2/x - 3#?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 4, 2016

#### Explanation:

firstly eliminate the fractions from the equation by multiplying through by x

→ 1 = 2 - 3x

now collect like terms : 1 - 2 = - 3x

→ - 1 = - 3x

now divide both sides by - 3

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