Math

posted by .

Could someone please help me with this problem. I have worked most of it out but now I'm not sure what to do.
Multiply ans simplify.
(x-9/4)(x+4/9)
Here is what I have so far:
x(x+4/9)-9/4(x+4/9)=
x^2+4/9x-9/4x-9/4-4/9=
x^2+4/9x-9/4x-1=
This is where I'm not sure what to do.
Could someone please help?
Thanks.

  • Math -

    Find common denominator to combine terms.

    x^2 + 16/36x - 81/36x - 1.

    Does that help?

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. math,algebra

    Use the five properties of exponents to simplify each of the following expressions (y^5)^3(y^3)^2 divided by (y^4)^4 can someone show me how to solve these types of problems (y^5)^3= y^15 multiply the powers (y^3)^2=y^6 multiply the …
  2. math,correction

    Directions:Multiply Problem: ((x)/(3)+(3)/(4)) ((3x)/(4)-(3)/(5)) so the answer for it i got: ((20x^2+20x-36)/(80)) I worked it and I have what you have EXCEPT 29x instead of 20x. If you can't find the error, post your work and we …
  3. math,help

    okay Directions: find the following squares. Problem: ((w)-(1)/(4))^2 I have no idea how to even start. First, FOIL the numerator and then square the denominator. Let me know what you get. (-1w^2)/(4w^2) is this what you mean?
  4. math help please

    I am having a hard time understanding recprocial with fractions I would like to find a web site to help me understand this better I have a problem that is need to know if i have done it right the question is find the reciprocial of …
  5. Math

    6-y/y^2-2y-24=? *I don't get this one.PLease help me.... Try to factor wherever you can to simplify. (6 - y)/(y^2 - 2y - 24) y^2 - 2y - 24 factors are: (y - 6)(y + 4) Factor out -1 in the numerator: -1(y - 6) Now we can simplify this
  6. Math

    How do I simplify this: (The ^ symbol means 3) -3(12)-{5(-4)-2^ I tried it,and got-8,however when I rechecked my work I got -64. Please help! Please help! where is the other } in the equation?
  7. math,help

    Can someone show me how do i multiply the following fractions: (n^2-n-20)/(2n^2) times (n^2+5n)/(n^2-25) When you multiply fractions, you just multiply straight across. So if you have: 1/3 * 1/4 1*1 ---- 3*4 That's 1/12 With that in …
  8. math 116

    I am taking math 116 , I am to find the solution to the problem 9x-3y=-68 and -2x+y=18 and to give an ordered pair. Now, that you have it where you take 9x from both sides, or is it 3y?
  9. Algebra

    I am having such a hard time in this class. Hopefully someone here can help me to understand some of what they are trying to teach me. I have a problem here and have been working on it for about an hour now and I can not figure it …
  10. Math

    Could someone please explain this problem to me?

More Similar Questions