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anonymous
 one year ago
divide 20x^4 + 15x^2/ 5x^2
anonymous
 one year ago
divide 20x^4 + 15x^2/ 5x^2

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Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0find gcf first what is common factor of 20x^4 +15x^2 ?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im not sure.. i have no idea what to do..

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0find common factor of 20 and 15

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0for variable its very easy lowest degree of common variable would be the common factor !

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x? wait im confused.

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no can you 15 isn't a factor of 20

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay here is an example 6z^6 + 5 z^5 both terms have z variable now smallest degree of z is 5 so z^5 is my common factor dw:1438720747533:dw

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yep right 5 is common factor what about variable x ?

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hmm that is an exxample look at your question \[\huge\rm \frac{ 20\color{reD}{x^4} +15\color{red}{x^2} }{ 5x^2 }\] what is smallest degree of variable x ?

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes right so 5x^2 is common factor!

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0take it oout \[\huge\rm \frac{ \color{reD}{5x^2}( ?????)\color{red}{}) }{ 5x^2 }\] what should go in the parentheses in other words divide 20x^4+15x^2 by common factor \\[\huge\rm \frac{ \frac{20x^4 }{ 5x^2 } +\frac{ 15x^2 }{ 5x^2 }}{ 5x^2 }\]

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0sorry for late reply i was trying to change the color but ugh latex >.<

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0when you take out 5x^2 from 20x^4 what you have left ?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Nnesha i need u 2 help! whenever ur done
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