Hi
The following questions i am having trouble finding the partial fractions to them:
1)
2)Can someone tell me if i have done this correctly.
Do Long Division and i get this:
therefore:
now answers says its .
i have tried doing this equation many times i don't understand how they got the above answer.
P.S
When did you ever learn to divide the denominator of a fraction by the numerator? means a divided by b! You are correct that Paymethemoney's division is wrong. It should be . He has the signs in the remainder wrong.
The point in the second problem is that you only use partial fractions on "proper fractions". That's why you need to divide first.
For the first problem, , because the denominator is an irreducible quadratic, squared, we need
.