How do you simplify #((x-5)/(x+3)) /(( x-2)/(x+3))#?
Right now, that equation can look too tall to deal with, so lets just put it into two fractions:
Because we know that to divide by a fraction you just multiply by its reciprocal (its flipped version), we can simplify the whole thing:
As you can see, we can cancel out the
Another way to see the question is like this:
where you just multiply the top and bottom by the same thing to remove the fractions at the top and bottom