# SOLUTION: the denominator of the fraction is 2 more than the numerator. if 1 is subtracted from both numerator and denominator, the resulting fraction has a value of 1/2. find the original f

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Rate-of-work-word-problems Question 389027: the denominator of the fraction is 2 more than the numerator. if 1 is subtracted from both numerator and denominator, the resulting fraction has a value of 1/2. find the original fraction . Be specific in explaining please?Answer by Fombitz(13828)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Originally, the fraction was, Subtracting 1 from the numerator and denominator gives, So the original fraction was,