Elementary Algebra

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285194055
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-405-9

Chapter 7 - Algebraic Fractions - 7.1 - Simplifying Algebraic Fractions - Problem Set 7.1 - Page 281: 16



Work Step by Step

We first factor the denominator of the fraction: $\frac{8}{12x-16y}$ $\frac{8}{4(3x-4y)}$ Finally, we cancel out the common factor of 4 to obtain: $\frac{2}{3x-4y}$
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