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Simplifying algebraic fractions by factoring. Worksheet

Simplifying algebraic fractions by factoring worksheet with answers. Solved examples.

Example 1: Simplify algebraic fraction by factoring:

2xy = x
12y6

Example 2: Simplify algebraic fraction by factoring:

3ab = 1
9a2b23ab

Example 3: Simplify algebraic fraction by factoring:

3a2b3 = b2
15a2b5

Example 4: Simplify algebraic fraction by factoring:

2(a + 2) = 1
18(a + 2)29(a + 2)

Example 5: Simplify algebraic fraction by factoring:

(a + 5)(a - 1) = a - 1
(a + 1)(a + 5)a + 1

Example 6: Simplify algebraic fraction by factoring:

48a = 2a
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