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    divide and simplify complex fractions

    do you same change flip this problem or just do it

    36d^2-25/d^2-4 / 6d-5/d-2
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    Quote Originally Posted by rj2001 View Post
    do you same change flip this problem or just do it

    36d^2-25/d^2-4 / 6d-5/d-2
    Hello,

    I assume that you want to calculate:

    ((36d^2-25)/(d^2-4)) / ((6d-5)/(d-2))

    If so, here are the transformations: (Note that you can factor a difference of squares, then cancel out equal factors)
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