## The numerator of a fraction is 3 less than the denominator.if numerator becomes 3 times and the denominator in increasd by 2 Fraction

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The numerator of a fraction is 3 less than the denominator.if numerator becomes 3 times and the denominator in increasd by 2
Fraction becomes 1/2.find the fractions.

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Step-by-step explanation:

let the numerator be,x

therefore the denominator is x+3

given that, 3x/(x+3+2)= 1/2

3x/(x+5)= 1/2

6x = x+ 5

5x= 5

x=1

therefore the fraction is x/(x+3)

=1/(1+3)

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