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1. How does
2/5 (x-2)^5/2 + 2/3 (x-2)^3/2

Become

2/15 (3x+4)(x-2)^3/2

Thanks
2. (Original post by whoknows234)
How does
2/5 (x-2)^5/2 + 2/3 (x-2)^3/2

Become

2/15 (3x+4)(x-2)^3/2

Thanks
You can factor out straight away.
3. you factorise out ( x - 2 )3/2 then simplify.
4. (Original post by whoknows234)
How does
2/5 (x-2)^5/2 + 2/3 (x-2)^3/2

Become

2/15 (3x+4)(x-2)^3/2

Thanks
$\frac{2}{5(x-2)^{\frac{5}{2}}}$ gives:

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5. You to write both fractions in terms of a common denominator, in this instance the LCM would be 2/15(x-2)^5/2, so think about how you would make each fractions denominator equal to thath.

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