# How do you simplify (16x^2 - 4x)/(3- x)?

Sep 23, 2015

I tried dividing the two and found:
$16 {x}^{2} - 4 x = \left(- x + 3\right) \left(- 16 x - 44\right) + 132$

...I didn't get such a big simplification!

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