Arectemieryf0

2022-07-26

Solve
$\frac{x-2}{x+2}=\frac{5}{7}$
Select the correct choice below and, if necessary, fill in the answer box to complete your choice
A. The solution is x=?. (Simplify your answer ype an integerora fraction)
There is no solution.

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$\frac{x-2}{x+2}=\frac{5}{7}$
first cross multiply
7(x-2)=5(x+2)
7x-14=5x+10
7x-5x=10+14
2x=24
x=12

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