Algebra and Trigonometry 10th Edition

Published by Cengage Learning

Appendix A - A Exercises - Page A6: 36

Answer

$$(2-x)(x+1)^{-1.5}$$

Work Step by Step

We know that we can take values from the denominator to the numerator by putting a negative in front of the power that they are raised to. Thus, we see that this expression becomes: $$(2-x)(x+1)^{-1.5}$$

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