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anonymous
 3 years ago
x^2x20/x^2+8x+16
explain each step and provide the simplified form.
anonymous
 3 years ago
x^2x20/x^2+8x+16 explain each step and provide the simplified form.

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helder_edwin
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0factor both the numerator and denominator. can u do that?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yea. im stuck at the x20/8x+16

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0numerator:what re the two numbers when added give you 1 and when multiplied give you 20. denominator:what are the two numbers when added together give you 8 and when multiplied give 16? \[X^25X+4X20/X^2+4X+4X+16\]

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[(X5)(X+4)/(X+4)^2\]

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0CANCEL (X+4) FROM TOP AND BOTTOM ,YOU ARE left with \[(x5)/(x+4)\]
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