#### susan pearson

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1/2-x + 3/1-2x = 1

LCD is (1-2x)(2-x)

1/2-x (1-2x/1)(2-x/1) = 1-2x

3/1-2x (1-2x/1)(2-x) = 6-3x

1(1-2x)(2-x) = 2-x-4x+2x^2/1 = 2x^2-5x+2

so...1-2x+6-3x=2x^2-5x+2

which is 7-5x=2x^2-5x+2

then 0=2x^2-5

this does not solve for x...what am i doing wrong?