`tan(3x)tan(x - 1) = 0` Solve the equation.

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Chapter 5, 5.3 - Problem 21 - Precalculus (3rd Edition, Ron Larson).
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`tan(3x)tan(x-1)=0`

solving each part,

tan(3x)=0

General solutions for tan(3x)=0 are,

`3x=0+pin`

`x=(pin)/3`

General solutions for tan(x-1)=0 are,

`x-1=0+pin`

`x=1+pin`

so the solutions are,

`x=(pin)/3 , x=pin+1`

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