ok ive got like 50 questions here @_@ but im guna post one to start out to see if maybe that mistake will fix the rest as well..

http://aycu22.webshots.com/image/113...3916155_rs.jpg

Tell me what im doing wrong?

Thanks so much

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- Apr 8th 2007, 03:23 PMCaitrational expressions
ok ive got like 50 questions here @_@ but im guna post one to start out to see if maybe that mistake will fix the rest as well..

http://aycu22.webshots.com/image/113...3916155_rs.jpg

Tell me what im doing wrong?

Thanks so much - Apr 8th 2007, 04:11 PMCait
bumper?

another problem is...

5/x-2 + 6

book's answer is 6x-7/x-2

....

and i got

6x+3/x-2 - Apr 8th 2007, 04:11 PMJhevon
- Apr 8th 2007, 04:12 PMtopsquark
- Apr 8th 2007, 04:15 PMJhevon
- Apr 8th 2007, 04:20 PMtopsquark
- Apr 8th 2007, 04:23 PMJhevon
- Apr 8th 2007, 04:34 PMCait
Omg i am retarded...

with that picture i posted the problem to #21.. and the work to #25.

Ugh this still doesnt explain..

#21 is..

x/x^2-1 - 7/1-x^2

and THEIR answer is 1/x-2.

and /I/ and YOU guys got x+7/x^2-1

Is the book wrong???????? - Apr 8th 2007, 04:42 PMCait
ok here's another..

5x/x+2 - 3x-4/x+2

The books answer is 2. Just plain 2.

MY answer i get is 2x+4/x+2.

So what'd i do wrong here??

or is the answers in this book just sucking today? lol - Apr 8th 2007, 04:48 PMJhevon
- Apr 8th 2007, 04:49 PMJhevon
- Apr 8th 2007, 05:39 PMCait
Ok thanks you guys are lifesavers!

Now lets see what problems i have with the next section! XD but that will be for another post....:rolleyes: