I can't solve this.. Anyone please help me?

(X^2 - Y^2 ) / (X^2 - XY - 2XY^2)

Thank you so much if you can help me solve this..

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I can't solve this.. Anyone please help me?

(X^2 - Y^2 ) / (X^2 - XY - 2XY^2)

Thank you so much if you can help me solve this..

(X^2 - Y^2 ) / (X^2 - XY - 2XY^2)

Thank you so much if you can help me solve this..

- keejitshen
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keejitshen wrote:I can't solve this..

If the problem says "solve" then they need to give you the other part of the equation. If they only gave you an expression, maybe they said "simplify".

keejitshen wrote:(X^2 - Y^2 ) / (X^2 - XY - 2XY^2)

The x^2-y^2 is a difference of squares so you can use the formula for that. The x^2-xy-2xy^2 has a common factor you can take out front to get x(x - y - 2y^2). I don't think there's anything more you can do with it.

- FWT
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