Rational Equations |
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Rational Equations are equations that contain rational expressions. |
Below is an example of a rational equation:
Figure 1. |
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We start by simplifying:
Figure 2. |
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Here, the rational equation has been simplified. Now it is quadratic form, and we can use the quadratic equation to solve for "x":
Figure 3. |
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Our two roots are x = 2.39 and x = -1.39.