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# If 3/(2 + 3/x) = 1, then x =

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Re: If 3/(2 + 3/x) = 1, then x = [#permalink]
Skywalker18 wrote:
Bunuel wrote:
If 3/(2 + 3/x), then x =

A. 3
B. 1
C. 1/3
D. -1/3
E. -3

Hi Bunuel ,
It seems that the question is incomplete .
The expression 3/(2 + 3/x) should have been equal to something .

If 3/(2 + 3/x) = 1
=> 3/[(2x+3)/x] = 1
=> 3x/(2x+3) = 1
=>3x = 2x + 3
=>x = 3

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Re: If 3/(2 + 3/x) = 1, then x = [#permalink]
3x/(2x+3) = 1
3x = 2x+3
x = 3

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