Results 1 to 5 of 5

Math Help - Multiplying and dividing rational expressions

  1. #1
    Member
    Joined
    Aug 2007
    Posts
    182

    Multiplying and dividing rational expressions

    It should be simplifying rational expressions...i put the topic on here wrong...
    Could someone please help check my work?...I had to do evens...I don't know if I am doing these correctly...I am stuck on number 14....

    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

  2. #2
    is up to his old tricks again! Jhevon's Avatar
    Joined
    Feb 2007
    From
    New York, USA
    Posts
    11,663
    Thanks
    3
    Quote Originally Posted by aikenfan View Post
    It should be simplifying rational expressions...i put the topic on here wrong...
    Could someone please help check my work?...I had to do evens...I don't know if I am doing these correctly...I am stuck on number 14....
    everything looks good.

    for #14, note that:

    6x^2 + 5x - 6 = (3x - 2)(2x + 3)

    and

    3x^2 - 5x + 2 = (3x - 2)(x - 1)
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

  3. #3
    Member
    Joined
    Aug 2007
    Posts
    182
    So number 14 =
    (2x +3)/(x - 1)
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

  4. #4
    is up to his old tricks again! Jhevon's Avatar
    Joined
    Feb 2007
    From
    New York, USA
    Posts
    11,663
    Thanks
    3
    Quote Originally Posted by aikenfan View Post
    So number 14 =
    (2x +3)/(x - 1)
    yup


    i guess you need to work on factoring quadratics where the leading coefficient is not 1
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

  5. #5
    Member
    Joined
    Aug 2007
    Posts
    182
    Thank you very much!
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

Similar Math Help Forum Discussions

  1. Replies: 2
    Last Post: December 13th 2010, 02:53 AM
  2. Replies: 2
    Last Post: May 21st 2009, 04:11 PM
  3. Rational Equations- Multiplying and dividing
    Posted in the Algebra Forum
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: April 2nd 2009, 10:25 PM
  4. Multiplying/Dividing Rational Expressions
    Posted in the Algebra Forum
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: October 13th 2008, 10:55 AM
  5. Multiplying dividing rational expressions
    Posted in the Algebra Forum
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: October 2nd 2007, 05:03 PM

Search Tags


/mathhelpforum @mathhelpforum