# Week 14 – Equivalent Rational Expressions

equivalent rational expressions are basically factoring in a fraction format and then once you have the expressions factored as I have in the second step of the expression and after that you must find the restriction where the denominator cannot be equal to 0 and the restrictions are -5 and 0

after that you cancel the like terms from the nominator and denominator which in this case is (x+5) and the final expression will be the one on the bottom