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anonymous
 4 years ago
Please help!
Find the excluded value of the rational expression.
(2x + 6)/(4x – 8)
A. 3
B. 2
C. 0
D. 2
A, B, C, or D? Please explain (:
anonymous
 4 years ago
Please help! Find the excluded value of the rational expression. (2x + 6)/(4x – 8) A. 3 B. 2 C. 0 D. 2 A, B, C, or D? Please explain (:

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Jusaquikie
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1instead of x put in a number from your answers and see what you get

Jusaquikie
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1(2(3)+6) / (4(3)8) = 0/20 (2(2)+6) / (4(2)8) =2/16 (2(0)+6) / (4(0)8) =0/0 (2(2)+6) / (4(2)8) =10/0

Jusaquikie
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1that didn't really get us anywhere let's just use algebra \[\frac{ (2x+6) }{(4x8) } = \frac{ 2(x+3) }{ 4(x2) }\]

Jusaquikie
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1we want to find the value where the expression is undefined which happens when the denominator is zero. so what we have to do is make the denominator zero so what would make \[4(x2) =0?\] when x=2 because \[4(22)=4(0)=0\] so D is your answer
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