## HelpMe94 2 years ago simplify this

1. HelpMe94

|dw:1351918035195:dw|

2. Dido525

|dw:1351918060159:dw|

3. Dido525

Can you do the rest?

4. HelpMe94

i don't fully understand what you just did

5. Dido525

In a fraction we can combine like terms to form a single fraction.

6. Dido525

|dw:1351918246294:dw|

7. Dido525

Do you understand?

8. HelpMe94

sorry but where does 1 turn to a 3

9. Dido525

|dw:1351918325499:dw|

10. Dido525

Multiply both sides by 3 to get a common denominator.

11. HelpMe94

oh

12. Dido525

|dw:1351918357444:dw|

13. HelpMe94

k

14. Dido525

Do you understand?

15. HelpMe94

yes for now

16. Dido525

for now? Do you actually understand?

17. Dido525

Okay , if you understand simplify the denominator.

18. HelpMe94

ok

19. Dido525

|dw:1351918572687:dw|

20. HelpMe94

|dw:1351918674210:dw|

21. HelpMe94

is this correct

22. Dido525

Nope.

23. HelpMe94

.....

24. Dido525

|dw:1351918736553:dw|

25. HelpMe94

oh ok

26. Dido525

You can't cencel terms until they are multiplied or divided :P .

27. HelpMe94

yeah i see that now

28. Dido525

So: |dw:1351918872880:dw|

29. HelpMe94

@Dido525 |dw:1351919513006:dw| is this right for this

30. Dido525

No...

31. Dido525

|dw:1351919643144:dw|

32. HelpMe94

how is it getting a three in the denominator