Posted by **Jessica** on Monday, October 4, 2010 at 12:57am.

Put in simplest form:

16x^7y^12-10X^5y^8/2x^2y^9

- math -
**KELLY**, Monday, October 4, 2010 at 1:07am
16x^7y^12-10X^5y^8/2x^2y^9

=(16x^7y^12/2x^2y^9)-(10x^5y^8/2x^2y^9)

=((16/2)*x^(7-2)*y^(12-9))-((10/2)*x^(5-2)*y^(8-9))

=8x^5y^3-5x^3y^-1

or

=(8x^5y^3)-((5x^3)/y)

- math -
**PsyDAG**, Monday, October 4, 2010 at 1:09pm
To make problem clearer, you need to include parentheses.

Do you mean:

(16x^7y^12-10X^5y^8)/(2x^2y^9)

or

16x^7y^12-(10X^5y^8)/(2x^2y^9)?

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- math - The question is (2x+1)^2-2(2x^2-1) in simplest form Is this correct? [(2x...
- algebra - 1.what is the simplest form of the producy sqrt 50x^7y^7 * sqrt 6 xy^4...
- Pre-Calculus - Help please If f(x)=8x and g(x)=2x+1 find (fog)(x) 16x^2+8x 16x+1...
- alegebra - 1. What is the factored form of 4x 2 + 12x + 5? (1 point) (2x + 4)(2x...
- Math - Reduce the fraction to simplest form 2x+2/6x^2+16x+10 (the 6x is squared ...
- math, really need some feedback asap. - 5/8 x+1/16 x=11/16+x 16*(5/8 x+1/16 x...
- MATH Dx - 17/51 simplest form 19/38 simplest form 10/32 simplest form show work ...
- math again - what is 1 - % 3 in simplest form? What is 2% in simplest form? ...
- math again - what is 1 - % 3 in simplest form? What is 2% in simplest form? ...
- Math(7th grade) - What is the denominator of 13/107 in simplest form?PLz help! I...

More Related Questions