Hi, Am working my way through some algebra problems and am quite stumped in my attempt to simplfy at this point!

((9/x)= 5/(x-3)) = (x(9/x))=(x(5/(x-3))

= (9 = 5x/(x-3))

NB; x= 6+ 3/4.

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- Nov 14th 2007, 12:17 PMnnjondsimple Agebra
Hi, Am working my way through some algebra problems and am quite stumped in my attempt to simplfy at this point!

((9/x)= 5/(x-3)) = (x(9/x))=(x(5/(x-3))

= (9 = 5x/(x-3))

NB; x= 6+ 3/4. - Nov 14th 2007, 02:05 PMSoroban
Hello, nnjond!

Quote:

Solve for x: .

Multiply both sides by the LCD,

. . And we have: .

Got it?

- Nov 15th 2007, 01:57 PMnnjond
Thank alot S, Sooo easy now, but you may not have seen the last of me.