## Elementary Algebra

$\frac{24x^{6}}{4x^{3}}$ = 6$x^{2}$ To check if this is true or not, we simplify the left side. RECALL: $\frac{b^{n}}{b^{m}}$ = $b^{n-m}$ So, $\frac{24x^{6}}{4x^{3}}$ = $\frac{24}{4}$$x^{6-3}$ = 6$x^{3}$ Because 6$x^{3}$ is not equal to 6$x^{2}$, this statement is false.