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  • one year ago

What is the simplified form of 24 y to the eighth power over 15 x to the fifth power divided by 8 y to the fourth power over 4 x squared?

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  1. anonymous
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    @Michele_Laino

  2. anonymous
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    |dw:1437172442205:dw|

  3. anonymous
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    @amistre64 @pooja195

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    When you divide fractions, you flip the 2nd one, so do that and you get: |dw:1437172594149:dw|

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Then you can simplify the numbers|dw:1437172703177:dw|

  6. anonymous
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    And finally you use exponent rules when dividing and end up with|dw:1437172811181:dw|

  7. anonymous
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    That's not an answer choice :(

  8. anonymous
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    a. 4y^3/5x^4 b. 4y^4/5x^3 c. 5x^4/4y^3 d. 5x^3/4y^4

  9. amistre64
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    you wrote x^2 instead of x^5

  10. anonymous
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    Me?

  11. anonymous
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    Yeah :P

  12. amistre64
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    yeah |dw:1437173058441:dw|

  13. anonymous
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    So it'll be b. 4y^4/5x^3 i'm pretty sure

  14. anonymous
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    Oh! my bad! It was suppose to be 15x^5

  15. amistre64
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    |dw:1437173083316:dw|

  16. amistre64
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    |dw:1437173131450:dw|

  17. amistre64
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    its at least y^4/x^3 yes

  18. anonymous
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    So yeah, when you simplify it would be B :)

  19. anonymous
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    Can I ask one more? I have the answer, I just need someone to check it.

  20. amistre64
    • one year ago
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    maybe

  21. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    What is the simplified form of the quantity 4 z squared plus 16z plus 15 over the quantity 2 z squared minus z minus 15?

  22. anonymous
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    |dw:1437173334382:dw|

  23. amistre64
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    whats your thought?

  24. anonymous
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    I got 2x+3/x+3

  25. anonymous
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    factor I suppose

  26. amistre64
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    factor is ideal yes

  27. anonymous
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    4x^2+10x+6x+15= (2x+3)(2x+5)

  28. anonymous
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    Over (2x+5)(x-3)

  29. amistre64
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    |dw:1437173377211:dw|

  30. amistre64
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    thats what i get as well

  31. anonymous
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    So would the answer be 2x+3/x-3 ?

  32. amistre64
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    yes

  33. anonymous
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    tHANKS:)

  34. amistre64
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    good luck :)

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