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anonymous
 4 years ago
how do you solve for the complex fraction:
(3/2+x)(4/2x)
/(1/x+2)(3/x2)
anonymous
 4 years ago
how do you solve for the complex fraction: (3/2+x)(4/2x) /(1/x+2)(3/x2)

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phi
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0find a common denominator for the tops, and subtract ditto for the bottom fractions then change the division by a fraction by inverting the bottom fraction and then multiplying

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0multiply top and bottom by \((x+2)(x2)\) cancelling merrily as you go clears the compound fraction in one step

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0alright i did that and cancelled out everything and got 2 for the answer...is that right?

phi
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is the problem \[ \frac{ \frac{3}{2+x}\frac{4}{2x}}{\frac{1}{x+2}\frac{3}{x2}}\]
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