# SOLUTION: Simplify: 1+i/2-i Hopefully, before the end of the year I will be much better at this. Some of us grandparents aren't as smart as you young people.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Equations Question 98319: Simplify: 1+i/2-i Hopefully, before the end of the year I will be much better at this. Some of us grandparents aren't as smart as you young people. Answer by ptaylor(2048)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Simplify: 1+i/2-i Hopefully, before the end of the year I will be much better at this. Some of us grandparents aren't as smart as you young people. First of all, I'm not exactly sure what the problem is. I am assuming that it's: and not multiply both numerator and denominator by the conjugate of . This will get rid of the radical in the denominator: Multiply out using the FOIL(first, outer, inner, last) crutch combine like terms in numerator and denominator (note:) Hope this helps---ptaylor