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- July 4th 2012, 03:23 PMMhmh96equation
- July 4th 2012, 04:00 PMskeeterRe: equation
- July 5th 2012, 03:54 AMMhmh96Re: equation
- July 5th 2012, 10:10 AMskeeterRe: equation
this is not a problem meant to use normal algebraic methods on ... you have to think "out of the box".

note on the left side ...

the successive denominators decrease by 2 as do the numerators

on the right side ...

the successive denominators increase by 2 as do the numerators

set any single fractional term on either side equal to 1 and solve for x ...