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# Solve the Rational Equation for y y/9-2/5=1/3

Move all terms not containing to the right side of the equation.
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Add to both sides of the equation.
To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .
To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .
Write each expression with a common denominator of , by multiplying each by an appropriate factor of .
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Multiply and .
Multiply by .
Multiply and .
Multiply by .
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
Simplify the numerator.
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Multiply by .
Multiply both sides of the equation by .
Simplify both sides of the equation.
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Simplify the left side.
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Cancel the common factor of .
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Cancel the common factor.
Rewrite the expression.
Simplify the right side.
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Simplify .
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Cancel the common factor of .
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Factor out of .
Factor out of .
Cancel the common factor.
Rewrite the expression.
Combine and .
Multiply by .
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
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