OpenStudy (anonymous):

Someone help??

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Are \[\frac{ 3x+33 }{ x+11 }\ and 3 equivalent? Using complete sentences explain why or why not.

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

\[\frac{ 3x+3 }{ x+11}\]

4 years ago
OpenStudy (loser66):

you mean \[\frac{3x+3}{x+11}=3\] right?

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Simplify the fraction, by first removing the common factor in the numerator

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

\[\frac{ 3x+33 }{ x+11 }\] so sorry

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Then perform the operation ; division that is.

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

You can go from there. The answer will be yes, they are equivalent

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

do you know how to simplify \[\frac{ 3x+33 }{x+11 }\]

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

would it be 3

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

3(x + 11)/(x + 11) (x+11) will cancel leaving you with a 3

4 years ago