# How do you solve #(6/(x^2-1)) - (1/(x+1)) = 1/2#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 6, 2016

#### Explanation:

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Write the given equation as:

By substitution this is

Multiply both sides by 2

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Now solve as a quadratic -

Completing the square method (skipping many steps)