# math

When simplifying a rational fraction, why do you need to factor the numerator and the denominator? Include two examples!

I will be happy to critique your thinking on this.

I wouldn't ask if I knew how to guess

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1. That's the dumbest thing I've ever heard.

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2. because they're equilevant then

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3. Don't be so rude Ms.Sue!!!

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4. This is the second question of jiskha

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5. THE 2nd QUESTION!!

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