# SOLUTION: How do I solve this equation? 9+3/x-3=x/x-3

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Distributive-associative-commutative-properties Question 171466: How do I solve this equation? 9+3/x-3=x/x-3Answer by stanbon(57246)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!solve this equation? 9 + (3/x-3) = (x/x-3) lcm: x-3 Multiply thru by the lcm to get: 9(x-3) + 3 = x 9x - 27 + 3 = x 8x = 24 x = 3 ==================== But x cannot be 3 in the original equation as that would make the denominators zero. Conclusion: No solution ------------------------ Cheers, Stan H.