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**A rational equation is an equation where at least one denominator contains a variable.****There is a restriction on the domain. The variable cannot take on any number that would cause any denominator to be zero.****The first step in solving a rational equation is to convert the equation to an equivalent equation without denominators.****Then set the equation equal to zero and solve.****Remember that you are trying to isolate the variable.****Depending on the problem, there are several methods available help you solve the problem.**

**Solve for x in the following equations.**

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Problem 5.1a:

Problem 5.1b:

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Problem 5.1d:

Problem 5.1e:

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