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What is the simplified form of x/3  y/4 all over x/4 + y/3
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What is the simplified form of x/3  y/4 all over x/4 + y/3
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barrycarterBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Hint: add the two fractions you have in the numerator (and then in the denominator) and then use the reciprocal rule to divide the results
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lindseyharrisonBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
4x  3y/3x + 4y? @barrycarter
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barrycarterBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
You can always doublecheck your answers at wolframalpha.com, but that sounds right... multiplying both numerator and denominator by 3*4=12 would also have worked
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lindseyharrisonBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1346444370614:dw
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timo86mBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
do it individually ad numerator then add denominator
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timo86mBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
since simplifying top then bottom will result in fraction you mulitply by reciprocal
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timo86mBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\[{\frac {4\,x3\,y}{3\,x4\,y}}\]
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