# SOLUTION: I need help simplifying this: {{{(3a + b) / (6a + 2b)}}} I came up with this answer and need to know if its correct. 3a + b / 2*(3a + b) = 2 , 3a + b is not equal to z

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 Question 31038: I need help simplifying this: I came up with this answer and need to know if its correct. 3a + b / 2*(3a + b) = 2 , 3a + b is not equal to zero.Found 2 solutions by Earlsdon, acerX:Answer by Earlsdon(6287)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Simplify: You got the first step right when you factored the 2 in the denominator. Now finish by cancelling the common factors (3a+b) Answer is: Answer by acerX(62)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! factor out a 2 in the denominator cancel the two 3a+b's