To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .

To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .

Write each expression with a common denominator of , by multiplying each by an appropriate factor of .

Multiply and .

Multiply by .

Multiply and .

Multiply by .

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

Rewrite in a factored form.

Apply the distributive property.

Move to the left of .

Multiply by .

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply by .

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Subtract from .

Add and .

Multiply both sides of the equation by .

Remove parentheses.

Multiply by .

Move all terms not containing to the right side of the equation.

Subtract from both sides of the equation.

Subtract from .

Multiply each term in by

Multiply each term in by .

Multiply .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Solve for x (x+1)/3-(x-1)/2=1