How would you simplify this into one fraction? $\displaystyle \frac{1}{x+1}-\frac{3}{2}$
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Originally Posted by Mike9182 How would you simplify this into one fraction? $\displaystyle \frac{1}{x+1}-\frac{3}{2}$ $\displaystyle \frac{2x}{2(x+1)}-\frac{3(x+1)}{2(x+1)} $ Can u proceed ?
Yes, so you just multiply the numerator and denominator of each fraction by the denominator of the other fraction?
I remember now, you do what I said in my last post so both fractions have the same denominator and then you can combine the numerators.
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