SOLUTION: Subtract and write in simplest form: 2 y ---- - ----- 5 y-2 Could anyone give me a hand understanding the applications on this. Thank you very, very much!!

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 Question 66619: Subtract and write in simplest form: 2 y ---- - ----- 5 y-2 Could anyone give me a hand understanding the applications on this. Thank you very, very much!!Answer by stanbon(57246)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! 2 y ---- - ----- 5 y-2 ----------------- =[2(y-2)-5y]/[5(y-2)] =[-3y-4]/[5(y-2)] = -(3y+4)/[5(y-2)] Cheers, Stan H.