# Math, correction

posted by
**Jasmine20** on
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the directions are perform the indicated divisions.

so the problem is:

(x^2-2x-35)/(x+5)

so these are the steps i took:

(-36x^3)/(6x)=

so my answer was:

-6x^2

Nope. Factor the numerator, one of the factors will be x+5, which will divide out.