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    (Original post by Custardcream000)
    x^2 y^2 / x^2 yz
    Is this a fraction you're trying to simplify?
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    Is this a fraction you're trying to simplify?
    Yes it is
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    x^2 y^2 / x^2 yz

    y/z is your final answer.
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    Yes it is
    x^2y (y) / x^2y (z)
    Factorise x^2y in both the numerator and denominator and it's easy to see they cancel : x^2y/x^2y = 1
    What are you left with?
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    x^2 y^2 / x^2 yz
    In the same way that a number divided by the same number is equal to one, a letter over the same letter simplifies to one.
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    The "x^2" cancel each other out and then so does one of the "y" on top and that removes the bottom "y" leaving y÷z
 
 
 
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