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    Re: equation

    Quote Originally Posted by Mhmh96 View Post
    hint ...

    1 + 1 + 1 + 1 = 1 + 1 + 1 + 1
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    Re: equation

    Quote Originally Posted by skeeter View Post
    hint ...

    1 + 1 + 1 + 1 = 1 + 1 + 1 + 1
    How?
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    Re: 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 ...
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