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    Find the Original Fraction

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    In a certain fraction, the demoninator is 4 less than the numerator. If 2 is added to both the numerator and denominator, the resulting fraction is equal to 7/5. Find the original fraction

    The original fraction is__

    Type a fraction. Do not simplify.

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    Solution Summary

    In a certain fraction, the demoninator is 4 less than the numerator. If 2 is added to both the numerator and denominator, the resulting fraction is equal to 7/5. Find the original fraction

    $2.19