Thread: Solving equation involving algebraic fractions

1. Solving equation involving algebraic fractions

I'm struggling to understand how to work this equation out:

g g
_ - 1 = _ + 1
2 4

Please can somebody explain the solution to me?

Thanks

2. Re: Solving equation involving algebraic fractions

Originally Posted by Lebowski90
I'm struggling to understand how to work this equation out:

g g
_ - 1 = _ + 1
2 4

Please can somebody explain the solution to me?

Thanks
Please reformat you post. It is hard to know what it is about.

3. Re: Solving equation involving algebraic fractions

Originally Posted by Lebowski90
I'm struggling to understand how to work this equation out:

g g
_ - 1 = _ + 1
2 4

Please can somebody explain the solution to me?

Thanks
I assume that you mean:

$\frac g2 - 1 = \frac g4 + 1~\implies~\frac g2 - \frac g4 = 1+1~\implies~\frac g4 =2$