# Solve the Rational Equation

Please help solve this rational equation and please explain what a rational equation is.

1/b-5 - 10/b^2-5b+25 = 1/b+5

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Rational equation- clarity needed

1/b-5 - 10/b^2-5b+25 = 1/b+5

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A rational equation is an equation in which one or more of the terms is a fractional one. When solving these rational equations, we utilize one of two methods that will ...

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This solution offers a detailed step-wise solution to an algebra problem as well as a written explanation of rational equations.

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