Solution: If 7 is added to both terms of the fraction, the resulting fraction is 3/5

The denominator of a certain fraction is three more than twice the numerator. If 7 is added to both terms of the fraction, the resulting fraction is 3/5. Find the original fraction.

How to find the original fraction?

Problem Statement: ECE Board November 1997

The denominator of a certain fraction is three more than twice the numerator. If 7 is added to both terms of the fraction, the resulting fraction is 3/5. Find the original fraction.

Problem Answer:

The original fraction is 5/13.

Solution:

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