# How do you solve #(2x)/ (x+2) - 2 = (x-8) / (x-2)#?

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#### Answer:

I would find a common denominator and then solve for

#### Explanation:

Have a look:

#### Answer:

Multiply through by

#### Explanation:

Given:

Multiply both sides by

Note that when we multiply by

Multiplying out:

Add

To get this factorization, I looked for a pair of factors of

Since