simplify 2-x/y divided by 2+x/y

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simplify 2-x/y divided by 2+x/y

Postby fowler_966 » Fri Aug 24, 2012 11:55 pm

simplify 2-x/y divided by 2+x/y

can someone please explain how to do this? thanks

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Postby stapel_eliz » Sat Aug 25, 2012 12:29 pm

fowler_966 wrote:2-x/y divided by 2+x/y

What you have posted means the following:

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Was this what you meant? (For help with formatting, particularly with respect to grouping symbols, please review this article on formatting math as text.)

Thank you! :wink:

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Re: simplify 2-x/y divided by 2+x/y

Postby little_dragon » Sat Aug 25, 2012 12:34 pm

fowler_966 wrote:simplify 2-x/y divided by 2+x/y

can someone please explain how to do this? thanks

do U mean like this?
they show how here: http://www.purplemath.com/modules/compfrac.htm
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Re: simplify 2-x/y divided by 2+x/y

Postby fowler_966 » Sat Aug 25, 2012 8:55 pm

yes thats exactly what i needed! thank you :D


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