Multiply by .

Combine and .

Multiply each term by a factor of that will equate all the denominators. In this case, all terms need a denominator of . The expression needs to be multiplied by to make the denominator .

Multiply the expression by a factor of to create the least common denominator (LCD) of .

Multiply by .

Since the expression on each side of the equation has the same denominator, the numerators must be equal.

Take the square root of both sides of the equation to eliminate the exponent on the left side.

Any root of is .

The complete solution is the result of both the positive and negative portions of the solution.

First, use the positive value of the to find the first solution.

Next, use the negative value of the to find the second solution.

The complete solution is the result of both the positive and negative portions of the solution.

Solve for a (1/a)b=1/(ab)