Hello I need to make this red fraction as one
In the photo attached
The correct answer should be
(x-2)/x^2
Can someone show me where I went wrong (green answer)Please
Hello wolfhoundYour answer isn't wrong - it just isn't in its lowest terms. In other words, it will cancel - and it cancels to the correct answer: .
The reason you didn't get it in its lowest terms is that you didn't find the lowest common denominator. The denominators are:andand the lowest common denominator is simply . So when you're combining the two fractions, you don't need to change the second one at all. You get this:Do you see how it works?
Grandad