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what is the simplified form of ((x)/(y^2))/((x^2)/(y^5))? Can anyone solve this problem?
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what is the simplified form of ((x)/(y^2))/((x^2)/(y^5))? Can anyone solve this problem?
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
multiply by the reciprocal i.e. write \[\frac{x}{y^2}\times \frac{y^5}{x^2}\] then cancel
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ridgeboy36Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay could you please draw it so i could see it please
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
what is \(\frac{x}{x^2}\) ?
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ridgeboy36Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i mean (1)/(x) @satellite73
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ridgeboy36Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@ghazi mathlegend said you could probably solve this
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yes it is \(\frac{1}{x}\)
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
how about \(\frac{y^5}{y^2}\) ?
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ridgeboy36Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
What is this about?
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
because \[\frac{xy^5}{x^2y^2}=\frac{x}{x^2}\times \frac{y^5}{y^2}\]\]
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
in other words, you get \(\frac{1}{x}\times y^3=\frac{y^3}{x}\)
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ridgeboy36Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ohh that makes sense lol thankyou.
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