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anonymous
 one year ago
Subtract the following.
anonymous
 one year ago
Subtract the following.

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\frac{ x+1 }{ x}  \frac{ 2x  4 }{ x }\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Since they have the same denominator, just subtract both numerators.

AakashSudhakar
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4A property of fractions that's very important to remember is that expressions with common denominators can be expressed as a single joint expression combined together, relative to whatever operators are applying to the expressions. In this case, the following occurs: \[\frac{ x+1 }{ x }  \frac{ 2x  4 }{ x } = \frac{ x + 1  2x + 4 }{ x }\]Then, simply subtract the corresponding terms. Subtract 2x from x and add 1 and 4, and the resulting expression will be the numerator of the final answer. There's nothing really you can do about the denominator, so once you simplify the numerator, you have your final answer.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so will it be x+5 all over x ... im learning too

AakashSudhakar
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Correct. Depending on the teacher/professor, he/she may want you to reduce further, but (5x)/x is usually the simplest accepted answer for most people.
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