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anonymous

  • one year ago

simplify the expression. a^2+2a+1/5a+5

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  1. hockeychick23
    • one year ago
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    a^2+2.2a+5 or a^2+ 2 1/5a+5

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    can you show me"?

  3. hockeychick23
    • one year ago
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    Yea, so the only thing you can do with this equation is combine like terms: a^2+2a+1/5a+5 In this case the only like terms are 2a and 1/5a So you leave a^2 the way it is and 5 the way it is

  4. hockeychick23
    • one year ago
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    When you combine 2a and 1/5 a you get 2 1/5a also written as 2.2a or 11/5a

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    can you draw it if thats ok? (i dont want to ask for to much)

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @hockeychick23 this:

  7. hockeychick23
    • one year ago
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  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    can you draw the simplifying part

  9. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i meant

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