# SOLUTION: I thought I could add the exponents but the answer didn't come out right. Can anyone help? x^2 - 4 multiplied by x^2+5x+6 ________ ___________ x + 3

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear Algebra Question 56444This question is from textbook college algebra : I thought I could add the exponents but the answer didn't come out right. Can anyone help? x^2 - 4 multiplied by x^2+5x+6 ________ ___________ x + 3 x^2 + 4x +4 These two fraction are multiplied together. x^2 - 4 over x+3 multiplied by x^2 + 5x + 6 over x^2 + 4x +4 hope that is clear enough. it doesn't seem to hold the places.This question is from textbook college algebra Answer by stanbon(57219)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!x^2 - 4 multiplied by x^2+5x+6 ________ ___________ x + 3 x^2 + 4x +4 ---------------------------------- Factor where you can to get: [(x-2)(x+2)/(x+3)] Cancel where you can: =[(x-2)] Cheers, Stan H.