# SOLUTION: 2x/x^2+4 minus 2x-1/x^2+4 The answer I came up with was -1/x^2+4, is this correct?

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 Question 319691: 2x/x^2+4 minus 2x-1/x^2+4 The answer I came up with was -1/x^2+4, is this correct?Found 2 solutions by jim_thompson5910, checkley77:Answer by jim_thompson5910(28504)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!. You forgot to distribute the negative. Answer by checkley77(12569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!2x/x^2+4 minus 2x-1/x^2+4 (2x-(2x-1))/(x^2+4) (2x-2x+1/(x^2+4) 1/(x^2+4) ans. You forgot that (-) times a (-) is = (+).