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Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

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6th Edition
Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071

Solutions

Chapter 1.4, Problem 13E
To determine

To simplify the expression 3(x+2)(x1)6(x1)2 .

Expert Solution

Answer to Problem 13E

The value of the given expression is x+22(x1)

Explanation of Solution

Given information:

The given expression is provided below

  3(x+2)(x1)6(x1)2

Formula used:

The term will be cancelled out if the numerator and denominator term will be same.

Calculation:

Consider the expression as 3(x+2)(x1)6(x1)2

Recall that the term will be cancelled out if the numerator and denominator term will be same.

  3(x+2)(x1)6(x1)2(x+2)2(x1)

Therefore, the simplified form of the given expression is (x+2)2(x1) .

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