How Do You Solve a Rational Equation With an Extraneous Solution?

How Do You Solve a Rational Equation With an Extraneous Solution?

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Want some extra practice solving rational equations? This tutorial gives you just that! Learn how to solve a rational equation containing rational expressions with unlike denominators. Take a look!

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rational

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multiple term denominators

add fractions

least common denominator

lcd

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zero denominator

Background Tutorials

Understand that rational expressions form a system analogous to the rational numbers, closed under addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division by a nonzero rational expression; add, subtract, multiply, and divide rational expressions.

Want some extra practice solving rational equations? This tutorial gives you just that! Learn how to solve a rational equation containing rational expressions with unlike denominators. Take a look!

Want some extra practice solving rational equations? This tutorial gives you just that! Learn how to solve a rational equation containing rational expressions with unlike denominators. Take a look!