Algebra

Simplify:

(x^n)+(x)/(x^2)-(1)
-------------------divide top by bottom
(x^n+2)-(x^2)/ (x^2n)-(2x^n)+1

I can do problems similar to this if it has normal numbers but I can't do it because I am confused about the n's and the the numbers added to it. Please guide me through this problem.

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