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    Give some examples of terms and factors in rational expressions and explain how both are affected when a fraction is simplified

    Consider the rational expression: .
    This rational expression has two terms, and .
    The term can be simplified as
    When this is plugged back in the expression , it is written as +
    Now, this is simplified as:
    This examples shows terms and factors in rational expressions and how both are affected when a fraction is simplified.
    Some further examples (for your exercise) are:
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