Q: Factorise the numerator and denominator of each of the following and then cancel out any common factors

4x+8 4(x+2) x+2

-------- ----------- ------- = 1 ?

3x+6 3(x+2) x+2

is this correct 1(or leave it to x+2/x+2)

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- Nov 20th 2009, 08:50 AMwolfhoundFactorisation
Q: Factorise the numerator and denominator of each of the following and then cancel out any common factors

4x+8 4(x+2) x+2

-------- ----------- ------- = 1 ?

3x+6 3(x+2) x+2

is this correct 1(or leave it to x+2/x+2) - Nov 20th 2009, 09:07 AMbigwavethe (x+2) cancel out

cancel out

- Nov 20th 2009, 09:09 AMSoroban
Hello, wolfhound!

Your typing is confusing and your answer is dreadfully wrong.

I'llwhat you're trying to say.__guess__

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Factor the numerator and denominator and cancel out any common factors.

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- Nov 20th 2009, 09:11 AMwolfhound
- Nov 20th 2009, 09:25 AMbigwave
so that's how you do cancel out in latex

now I know......