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Simplifying fraction by dividing

How to simplify fractions by dividing?

Examples of simplifying fraction by dividing

Problem 1: Simplify the fraction by dividing

88x
22x

Solution.

88x = 
22x
22x * 4 = 
22x
 22x  * 4 = 4
 22x 

The problem is solved.

Problem 2: Simplify the fraction by dividing

96x16y15 + 96x8y11
480x16y15 - 480x8y11

Solution.

96x16y15 + 96x8y11 = 
480x16y15 - 480x8y11
96x8y11(x8y4 + 1) = 
96x8y11(5x8y4 - 5)
 (96x8y11(x8y4 + 1) = 
 (96x8y11(5x8y4 - 5)
x8y4 + 1
5x8y4 - 5

The problem is solved.