# How do you solve #\frac { 6} { 2x - 1} = \frac { 1} { x - 8}#?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 20, 2017

#### Explanation:

Firstly, we should at least try to get a common denominator because we know that both are the fractions are the same. We just have to get the common denominator to make everything easier for us.

Now, we multiply the left side by

The right side should be multiplied by

Add 48 to both sides, subtract 2x on both sides to get...

You can plug it into the original so they can equal each other.

-Sakuya