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Q25.

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Book edition
Middle English Edition

Author(s)
Carter

Pages
804 pages

ISBN
9780079039903

**Simplify the expression $\frac{{p}^{3}}{2q}\xf7\frac{-p}{4q}$.**

The simplified value of expression is $-2{p}^{2}$.

The given expression is$\frac{{p}^{3}}{2q}\xf7\frac{-p}{4q}$.

The given expression $\frac{{p}^{3}}{2q}\xf7\frac{-p}{4q}$ is simplified as:

$\begin{array}{l}\frac{{p}^{3}}{2q}\xf7\frac{-p}{4q}=\frac{{p}^{3}}{2q}\times -\frac{4q}{p}\\ =-\frac{4}{2}\times \frac{{p}^{3}q}{pq}\\ =-2\cdot {p}^{2}{q}^{0}\\ =-2{p}^{2}\end{array}$

The simplified value of expression is $-2{p}^{2}$.

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