IN NUMERATOR OF A FRACTION IS ONE LESS THAN ITS

Asked by Santosh Tiwari | 21st Feb, 2011, 09:24: PM

Expert Answer:

Dear student,
 
Let the denominator of the fraction be x. So, the numerator of the fraction is x-1.
According to the given information, we have:
 
 
Thus, the values of x and y are irrational. So, we would request you to check whether the question that you have posted is correct or not. However, the correct way to approach in these types of questions is mentioned above.
 
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Answered by  | 21st Feb, 2011, 10:19: PM

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