
Algebra PreAlgebra and Basic Algebra Math Forum 
 LinkBack  Thread Tools  Display Modes 
May 26th, 2016, 12:54 PM  #1 
Newbie Joined: May 2016 From: Michigan Posts: 2 Thanks: 1  Divide and state the quotient in simplest form 2. multiply and state in simplest form
I have been helping a student do dividing and stating the qoutient problems. We completed 8 out of the ten and I believe they are correct. However these two I would like a second opinion on that shows work. NUMBER 1. Divide and state the qoutient in Simplest form 9y^2 / y^2+2y+1 DIVIDE BY 36y/y^21 2. Multiply and state the product in simplest form 27y / y^2  1 multiplied by y^2 + y / 36y^2 
May 26th, 2016, 01:34 PM  #2 
Math Team Joined: Jul 2011 From: Texas Posts: 2,756 Thanks: 1407 
1. factor, flip the divisor, multiply, then simplify. 2. factor, then multiply and simplify. Let's see what you come up with ... 
June 1st, 2016, 04:18 AM  #3 
Math Team Joined: Jan 2015 From: Alabama Posts: 3,245 Thanks: 887 
How can anyone give an "opinion" on whether what you have done is right or not if you do not show what you have done?!

June 1st, 2016, 07:01 AM  #4  
Banned Camp Joined: Jun 2014 From: Earth Posts: 945 Thanks: 191  Quote:
You are an alleged mathematics tutor. You must have grouping symbols around the denominators and one of the numerators. If you are really a math tutor, then I would have expected to see them there without any trouble. 9y^2/(y^2 + 2y + 1) divided by 36y/(y^2  1) 27y/(y^2  1) multiplied by (y^2 + y)/(36y^2) Quote:
Again, note the above quote.  

Tags 
divide, form, multiply, qoutient, quotient, simplest, state 
Thread Tools  
Display Modes  

Similar Threads  
Thread  Thread Starter  Forum  Replies  Last Post 
Multiply, State the product in simplest form  tutorguy  Algebra  6  May 29th, 2016 04:35 AM 
write radical expression in simplest form  mick7  Algebra  1  July 19th, 2015 08:41 AM 
Do I not list simplest form?  Opposite  Algebra  6  October 17th, 2014 02:22 AM 
What is the simplest form of this  naufalzhafran  Elementary Math  2  March 9th, 2014 12:20 AM 
Expected number of steps to go from state i to state j  zeroman89  Advanced Statistics  3  October 7th, 2010 02:35 PM 