# How do you find the quotient #(4y-8)/(y+1)div(y-2)#?

##### 1 Answer

May 27, 2017

#### Explanation:

To do this problem we need to simplify the top or the numerator a bit more than it is already. Mostly we need to take out a 4. It might seem pointless at first, but once we do it everything will become clear:

Now we can rewrite the problem so it looks like this:

Now we can solve it, as we know that

So:

Hope that helps!