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# Are these two equations equal? watch

1. I solved a question from my math textbook and got:

...but the answer at the back said the answer was:

So are these two equations equal or different?
2. different
3. (Original post by Artus)
I solved a question from my math textbook and got:

...but the answer at the back said the answer was:

So are these two equations equal or different?

Also, those are both expressions. To be equations, they would need to involve an equals sign.
4. Be careful when you say equation.

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