# How do you solve #x/(x^2-8)=2/x#?

##### 1 Answer

#### Explanation:

First, move everything from the denominator to the numerator

we do this by multiplying by the LCM of denominators on each side.

the

which leaves us with:

after this we now have

next we remove the parentheses by multiplying each term by 2

now we have

next we will move the 16 to the other side to avoid working with negative numbers

then we will combine like terms by subtracting

then we will get rid of the

now we have our final answer of