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    Quote Originally Posted by Raxar View Post
    \frac{8}{3}
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    \frac{3-x^5}{4} = \frac{2}{x} - \frac{x^5}{4}<br />

    common denominator is 4x ...

    \frac{x(3-x^5)}{4x} = \frac{8}{4x} - \frac{x^6}{4x}

    note that x \ne 0

    numerators form the equation ...

    x(3-x^5) = 8 - x^6

    finish it.
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