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Ozzy733
 2 years ago
Simplify:
8x^2  x^3/16  2x
Ozzy733
 2 years ago
Simplify: 8x^2  x^3/16  2x

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Ozzy733
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\frac{ 8x ^{2}x ^{3} }{ 162x}\]

Ozzy733
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Can you show me the work? @Annetta_Martin

Mertsj
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Can you factor x^2 out of the numerator?

Ozzy733
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm not good at factoring. @Mertsj

Ozzy733
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How would you factor it out entirely? @Mertsj

thomaster
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\frac{ 8x^2x^2 }{ 162x }\] \[\ 8x^2x^2 = 7x^2\] 162x = 2(8x) because 2*8=16 and 2*x = 2x so: \[\frac{ 8x^2x^2 }{ 162x }=\frac{ 7x^2 }{ x(8x) }\]

Ozzy733
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you! But the equation is 8x2x^3 not x squared. @thomaster

radar
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I have written it correctly as x^3

thomaster
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0superscript 2 & 3 are almost indistinguishable on my screen :(

Ozzy733
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry I was afk for a moment. Is that the final answer? And no problem! @thomaster @radar

thomaster
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@radar worked it out right yea
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