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campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so this is really \[\frac{(2x^2 + 17x + 35)}{(x + 5)}\] can you factor the numerator..?

campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes there is... do you know how to factorise a quadratic..?

hba
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I have a better idea for you, Use Synthetic division method.

cwrw238
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the factors of this are of the form (2x + a )(x + b) where a * b = 35 and 2a + b = 17

campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1why not just factorise \[\frac{(x + 5)(2x + 7)}{(x + 5)}\]

cwrw238
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes  its easier to just factorise if you are competent at this

DeadShot
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so then the (x + 5) in the denominator cancels out the (x + 5) in the numerator, leaving (2x + 7)?

campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1thats correct... easy if you can factor..
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