# How do you solve #(2x)/(x-4)=8/(x-4)+3#?

##### 2 Answers

May 14, 2017

No solution!

#### Explanation:

First, note that 4 cannot be a solution (division by zero)

Then, multiply both sides by

So there is no solution

May 14, 2017

The equation is unsolvable.

#### Explanation:

We have:

Multiply all terms by

Expand the brackets.

Add

Unfortunately this leads to a problem that

Reorganise the original equation by subtracting

This gives:

This gives