# Algebra Solver and Math Simplifier that SHOWS WORK

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 Here's what you tried: Graphical form: simplifies to Text form: (x-1)*(y-1)-((y-1)/x)^(2-1)*(x-1)*x simplifies to 0Cartoon (animation) form: For tutors: `simplify_cartoon( (x-1)*(y-1)-((y-1)/x)^(2-1)*(x-1)*x )` If you have a website, here's a link to this solution.

### DETAILED EXPLANATION

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It becomes .

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Removing power of one

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Remove unneeded parentheses around factor ,
It becomes .

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Reduce similar several occurrences of to
It becomes .

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Eliminated similar terms , replacing them with
It becomes .

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Since has zero as a factor, it should be replaced with a zero

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It becomes .
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### Universal Simplifier and Solver

 Welcome to Graphical Universal Mathematical Expression Simplifier and Algebra Solver (GUMESS). It solves most middle school algebra equations and simplifies expressions, and it SHOWS ALL WORK. It is free to use.Enter expression to be simplified, or equation to be solved. I will figure out if what you typed is an equation. Enter Expression ==>     Examples: `x^2-2x=-1, 3x-x-x+a-a=5, (x^2-1)/(x+1), 2x-(x+x)` Single letter variables only, no functions, xy means x*y, x(x-1) means x*(x-1), sin(x) means s*i*n*(x)

You must use the "*" (star) symbol for all multiplications! x(x+1) is WRONG! It means a function x of x-1. x*(x-1) is right. Use the ^ (caret) for exponentiation. x^2 means x squared. x/2y means
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Please write to Igor Chudov, `ichudov @ algebra.com`, with questions or suggestions.
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