Solve for r s=a/(1-r)

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Rewrite the equation as .
Solve for .
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Multiply each term by and simplify.
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Multiply each term in by .
Cancel the common factor of .
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Cancel the common factor.
Rewrite the expression.
Simplify .
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Apply the distributive property.
Simplify the expression.
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Multiply by .
Rewrite using the commutative property of multiplication.
Rewrite the equation as .
Subtract from both sides of the equation.
Divide each term by and simplify.
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Divide each term in by .
Simplify .
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Dividing two negative values results in a positive value.
Cancel the common factor of .
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Cancel the common factor.
Divide by .
Simplify each term.
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Move the negative in front of the fraction.
Dividing two negative values results in a positive value.
Cancel the common factor of .
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Cancel the common factor.
Divide by .
Solve for r s=a/(1-r)

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