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## LilGorgeousTy 3 years ago Which factor can you cancel from the numerator and denominator to simplify 12 minus 6 times x all over 5 times x minus 10.? [Hint: (a−x) = − (x − a)] A:6 over 5. B:5 over 6. C:x + 2 D:x − 2

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1. campbell_st

$\frac{ 12 - 6x}{5x - 10} = \frac{-6( x - 2)}{5(x - 2)}$ see if you can identify the common factor

2. LilGorgeousTy

I got it Thank you (:

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