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alexxis15 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
simplify what?
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meow18 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[2x2y \over 3x+3y \] . \[6x+6y \over x ^{2}y ^{2}\]
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meow18 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Answer choices are: A. 4 B. \[2 \over 3(xy)\] C. \[4 \over x+y\]
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meow18 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I put the . there to show its times because I don't know how to put the dot in between the problems
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meow18 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Yes that is the problem
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
\[\frac{2x2y}{3x+3y}\times \frac{6x+6y}{x^2y^2}\]
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
\[\frac{4}{x+y}\]
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
lot of factoring and canceling for this one you need the steps?
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meow18 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Yes please! (:
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
actually factors as this \[\frac{2(xy)6(x+y)}{3(x+y)(x+y)(xy)}\]
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meow18 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
What do I have to do to factor it? I'm confused.
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
\[2x2y=2(xy)\]
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
\[6x+6y=6(x+y)\]
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
\[3x+3y=3(x+y)\]
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
\[x^2y^2=(x+y)(xy)\]
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
so you factor as much as you can to see what factors you might have in common in the numerator and denominator. then you cancel each factor you have in common to reduce the fraction
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meow18 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Alright thanks! (:
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
when you get this \[\frac{2(xy)6(x+y)}{3(x+y)(x+y)(xy)}\] then you get rid of all common factors
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
\[\frac{2\cancel{(xy)}6(x+y)}{3(x+y)(x+y)\cancel{(xy)}}\]
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
\[\frac{12(x+y)}{3(x+y)(x+y)}\]
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
\[\frac{12\cancel{(x+y)}}{3\cancel{(x+y)}(x+y)}\]
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
so finally you get \[\frac{4}{x+y}\]
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meow18 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Exactly what I was thinking!! (: Thank you very much!!
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