# How do you solve #(3x)/(x - 2) = 6/(x - 2)#?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 19, 2016

This equation has no solution.

#### Explanation:

Given:

#(3x)/(x-2) = 6/(x-2)#

Mutiply both sides by

#3x=6#

Divide both sides by

#x = 2#

Any solution of the original equation must satisfy

However, if we try to substitute

So