# Problem of the Week

## Updated at Mar 1, 2021 9:57 AM

How can we solve the equation $$\frac{3(3-p)}{3-{p}^{2}}=0$$?

Below is the solution.

$\frac{3(3-p)}{3-{p}^{2}}=0$

 1 Multiply both sides by $$3-{p}^{2}$$.$3(3-p)=0$2 Divide both sides by $$3$$.$3-p=0$3 Subtract $$3$$ from both sides.$-p=-3$4 Multiply both sides by $$-1$$.$p=3$Donep=3