# Solving Equations Involving Fractions

Solve the following equation for x:

¼ (x - 3) = -2

Begin by converting the equation containing fractions into an equation without fractions.

This can be accomplished by multiplying the equation (containing the fractions) by the LCM (least common multiple) of the denominators.

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