# how do i solve this factorial problem?

• Mar 8th 2013, 02:04 PM
Shantal
how do i solve this factorial problem?
(n+2)!/(n+2)n!
• Mar 8th 2013, 02:13 PM
Plato
Re: how do i solve this factorial problem?
Quote:

Originally Posted by Shantal
(n+2)!/(n+2)n!

One does not solve an expression, we solve equations.

Nevertheless, $\frac{(n+2)!}{(n+2)n!}=(n+1)$.
• Mar 9th 2013, 11:55 AM
Shantal
Re: how do i solve this factorial problem?
Thank you for answering, I actually meant to say simplify.