# How do you simplify #(x^2-5x+4)/(x^2-x-12)#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 16, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

We can solve this by factorising the top and bottom, then cancelling out common factors:

*If you don't know how to factorise the top and bottom, there are other answers on this site explaining how to*