# How do you simplify #(x+3)^2/(x+3)^3#?

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May 7, 2016

We have that

Assuming that

May 7, 2016

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May 7, 2016

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Notice that the bases are the same. It does not matter how simple or how complicated the bases are, as long as they are the SAME.

You will do it in the same way as

Either:

Or, by subtracting the indices:

For the bases as