# MATH

Multiply and simplify

2/4n+6 times n^2+2n-3/n+1

Thank You for your help. It's greatly appreciated.

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2/(4n+6)( n^2+2n-3)/(n+1)

= 2/(2(2n+3))(n+3)(n-1)/(n+1)
= 1/(2n+3)(n+3)(n-1)/(n+1)

I was hoping for more canceling, but only the 2's went out.

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