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

##### 1 Answer

May 16, 2018

#### Answer:

It has no solutions.

#### Explanation:

Sum the two fractions of right hand side:

Now the equation becomes

Since the denominators are the same (and are never zero), the equation holds if and only if it holds between the numerators:

which is clearly impossible.