# How do you simplify and find the excluded values of #8/(x+2)#?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 25, 2017

#### Explanation:

#8/(x+2)# is in simplest form. There are no#color(blue)"common factors"# on the numerator/denominator.The excluded value is x = 2 as this would result in the denominator being zero which would make the function undefined.