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x^2+6x+9/5x+15 simplifying rational expressions, helpppp
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x^2+6x+9/5x+15 simplifying rational expressions, helpppp
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Jim766 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
need to factor the numerator and denominator, any idea how to factor x^2 + 6x + 9 = (x )(x )
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ohhailayne Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yeah, would it be (x+3)(x+2) ? @jim_thompson5910
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Jim766 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
need two numbers that multiply to get 9, but also add up to 6
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Jim766 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
you are close by look again
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ohhailayne Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so (x+3)(x+3) but the bottom two numbers would have to be 5 & 3 right?
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Jim766 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
5x + 15 what is the GCF?
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Jim766 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
what divides evenly into both 5 and 15
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Jim766 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
(x+3)(x+3)  now cancel out the (x3) that is on both top and bottom 5(x + 3)
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Jim766 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
what is left?
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Jim766 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
x + 3  5
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ohhailayne Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yessss i really just needed the formula or whatever
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