# How do you simplify #\frac { 8x } { x ^ { 2} - 9x + 14} \div \frac { x ^ { 2} + 5x } { x ^ { 2} - 4} \div \frac { x + 2} { x - 7}#?

##### 1 Answer

Aug 9, 2017

#### Explanation:

First, we get rid of the division symbols by turning them into multiplication by getting the reciprocal of the fraction, giving us a new equation of

We then factorise all the values we can to their simplest form, giving us

We then get rid of common factors, simplifying the equation down to

Giving us the answer of