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anonymous
 3 years ago
9xy^3/18x^5 y^8?
anonymous
 3 years ago
9xy^3/18x^5 y^8?

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do you see a common factor in the coefficients?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Divide that, what do you get?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Are you there @shivraj?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so what would that be in the whole context of the equation?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh wait wait, where'd we get that negative? it should be 1/(2x^4y^5)

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah. that's now your final answer, because there's nothing else to divide by. do you understand it?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so look at the coefficients first, unless you can factor it out. (but that's a totally different problem we don't need to worry about right now)
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