# How do you solve #(x-1) /3 - (x-1) /2 = 6#?

##### 1 Answer

Feb 24, 2016

#### Explanation:

The easiest method to use to solve equations of this form is to use a common denominator, which in this case is 6. Multiply each individual term in the equation by 6 and then simplify the equation and solve for x.

Check this answer by substituting -35 in for x in the original equation.