Help with a mathematicial equation

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    Help with a mathematicial equation

    I have a mathematicial problem.

    I am supposed to get
    Code:
    b-x     x
    ---  = --- 
     x     h-x
    to become
    Code:
         bh
    x = ----
         b+h
    I don't know the steps in the equation to get to there, so please show me that if you can. Also, what parts of mathematics would you recommend me to practice as I can't solve this?
    Last edited by Zewu; 12-19-2003 at 09:16 AM.

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    this is just very elementary algebra...look at solution below:
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