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anonymous
 4 years ago
Solving rational equations:
(2x+2) (4x^216) (5x5)
   = 
(3x12) (3x^224x+48) (3x^224x+48)
I have the answer already, but I don't know how it came to be
I try to do it by factoring the 3x^224x+48 's and get 3(x^28+16)
then I multiply that by everything, as with the other denominators, and so on
but then I get a huge, incorrect answer
Someone please help even if it's one sentence. I want to get this problem done by tonight
anonymous
 4 years ago
Solving rational equations: (2x+2) (4x^216) (5x5)    =  (3x12) (3x^224x+48) (3x^224x+48) I have the answer already, but I don't know how it came to be I try to do it by factoring the 3x^224x+48 's and get 3(x^28+16) then I multiply that by everything, as with the other denominators, and so on but then I get a huge, incorrect answer Someone please help even if it's one sentence. I want to get this problem done by tonight

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Firstly you can factor out a 3

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and then it becomes 3(x4)^2

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and 3x12 can also be factored

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So from what I see in order to get the same denomanator you must multiply the denomanator and numerator by (x4)

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Did u get that so far

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes and i'm fixing it on my paper... stupid factoring mistakes Thanks!

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0after this problem goodnight

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do you multiply the numerator of the first fraction by 3(x4)^4? This is where i messed up the most I was struggling with factoring because I'm half asleep if you were wondering why I took so long by the way...

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0nope you multiply the numerator and the denomanator of the first term by (x4)

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0because in the second fraction the denominator I get is 3(x4)

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well we already have a 3 in the denomanator of the first term

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0First term denomanator: 3(x4) second term denomanator: 3(x4) (x4)

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so all your missing in the first term is the (x4)

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0how did you get rid of the 3?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0factor (3x12) for me

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so what doesn't make sense

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0when you're supposed to multiply everything by the denominator

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0nope we have two denomanators and we need them to be the same

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so in order ofor 3(x4) to be equal to 3(x4)^2

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0we would have to multiply the first term by a (x4)

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so 3(x4)*(x4)=3(x4)^2

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes sort of , do we do that to the numerator too?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ooooooooooooooooooooooooooooohhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh ok I see I see

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I try to explain concepts but sometimes the person on the other end can't understand

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0THANK YOU OK I ACTUALLY SEE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! THANK YOU OK LISTEN TO ME RIGHT NOW LOOK AT YOURSELF IN THE MIRROR AND SAY HELL YEAH IM AWESOME IM SO GOOD AT MATH THANK YOU OKAY BECAUSE I WAS REALLY STRUGGLING WITH THAT AND NOW I CAN FINALLY SLEEP

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0NOW IM GOING TO FINISH THIS PROBLEM AND GET THE RIGHT ANSWER!!!!!!!!!!

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Oh thanks for the boost I needed that one!!! LOL

anonymous
 4 years ago
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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i'm going to solve this problem right now afk

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I am really not into the medal thing

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I just enjoy doing math

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its like past 2 am and I am still doing math equations!!! I shld be long in bed

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0K now that we finished i am going to bed

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0rld are you still there?
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