How Do You Reduce Common Factors in a Rational Expression?

Multiply the given algebraic fractions. But first, reduce, reduce, reduce! It is a good rule of thumb to reduce as much as possible before multiplying. So how do you reduce rational expressions? Put the like terms together and cancel the common factors. Watch this video to see how to group the common factors and reduce before multiplying.

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