Need help... x^2-x-6 * x^2-6x x-6 x^2+2x-15 I know that my LCD is (x-6)(x-3)(x+5) x^2-6x simplifies to x(x-6) my problem is x^2-x-6 does it simplify to x(x-1-6)??
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Originally Posted by seders99 Need help... x^2-x-6 * x^2-6x x-6 x^2+2x-15 I know that my LCD is (x-6)(x-3)(x+5) x^2-6x simplifies to x(x-6) my problem is x^2-x-6 does it simplify to x(x-1-6)?? Note quite $\displaystyle x^2-x-6=(x-3)(x+2)$
so my answer is.... x(x+2) x+5 Correct??
$\displaystyle \frac{x(x-3)(x+2)(x-6)}{(x-6)(x-3)(x+5)} = \frac{x(x+2)}{(x+5)}$
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