College Algebra (10th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0321979478
ISBN 13: 978-0-32197-947-6

Chapter R - Section R.7 - Rational Expressions - R.7 Assess Your Understanding: 37

Answer

$\dfrac{x+5}{2}$

Work Step by Step

The expressions are similar since they have the same denominator. Thus, to add the expressions, simply add the numerators together and retain/copy the denominator to obtain: $\dfrac{x}{2} + \dfrac{5}{2}=\dfrac{x+5}{2}$
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.