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Topic: Operations with algebraic fractions assistance please
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Operations with algebraic fractions assistance please
Posted: May 18, 2011 10:23 AM
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Normally I don't have problems with fractions but for some reason I am stumped on this one. The problem is:

5/x + 6/x2 / 25/x2 - 36/x

In case its hard to understand from that layout it is:

5 over x plus 6 over x squared divided by 25 over x squared minus 36 over x

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