# How do you simplify #(t^2-5t-6)/(t^2-7t+6)#?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 26, 2018

#### Explanation:

You have to factorize the top and bottom look for a factor that multiples into -6 and adds into -5

The possible factors are 6,1 and 3,2. We know that -6 and +1 add to -5 and multiply -6. Likewise the factors -6 and -1 add to -7 and multiply to 6.

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