## ridgeboy36 Group Title What is the simplified form of (x-5)/(x^2-3x-10) multiplied by (x+2)/(x^2+x-12)? Can anyone solve this problem??? one year ago one year ago

1. satellite73 Group Title

doesn't really mean multiply it means "factor and cancel"

2. ridgeboy36 Group Title

could you please guide me through this problem I have tried solving it multiple times and cant seem to solve it.

3. satellite73 Group Title

did you factor both denominators?

4. satellite73 Group Title

$\frac{x-5}{(x-5)(x+2)}\times \frac{x+2}{(x-3)(x+4)}$

5. ridgeboy36 Group Title

Yes i got (x-5)(x+2) and (x-3)(x+4)

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7. ridgeboy36 Group Title

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8. ridgeboy36 Group Title

@satellite73

9. satellite73 Group Title

yes