The function f(x)=(2x+1)/(2x-1) has an inverse. Which is the inverse?

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y=(2x+1)/(2x-1)

Multiply by (2x-1

==> y(2x-1)= 2x+1\

==> 2xy-y= 2x+1

Move x terms to the left side:

==> 2xy-2x=y+1

Factorize x:

==> x(2y-2)=y+1

==> x=(y+1)/2(y-1)

Then the inverse for the function f(x) is:

f(x)^-1 = (x+1)/2(x-1)

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