## Algebra 1

$\frac{17m - 47}{(m + 2)(m - 7)}$
$\frac{9}{m + 2}$ + $\frac{8}{m - 7}$ = $\frac{17m - 47}{(m + 2)(m - 7)}$ Find the least common denominator. $\frac{9m - 63 + 8m + 16}{(m + 2)(m - 7)}$ = $\frac{17m - 47}{(m + 2)(m - 7)}$ Add or Subtract. $\frac{17m - 47}{(m + 2)(m - 7)}$