# How do you simplify the expression #(x^2-10x+24)/(x^2-12x+36)#?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 6, 2016

#### Explanation:

Although this is a fraction, we may not cancel any of the terms at all. The whole fraction is one term, but there are 3 terms in the numerator and 3 terms in the denominator.

IN order to cancel we have to find the factors first.