#### Answer

$\dfrac{-5a-5b}{a+b}=-5$

#### Work Step by Step

$\dfrac{-5a-5b}{a+b}$
Take out common factor $-5$ in the numerator. Then, simplify:
$\dfrac{-5a-5b}{a+b}=\dfrac{-5(a+b)}{a+b}=-5$

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Pearson

ISBN 10:
0321726391

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978-0-32172-639-1

$\dfrac{-5a-5b}{a+b}=-5$

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