Simplify (20y^8+16y^7-4y^6)/(4y^6)

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Simplify the numerator.
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Factor out of .
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Factor out of .
Factor out of .
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Factor by grouping.
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For a polynomial of the form , rewrite the middle term as a sum of two terms whose product is and whose sum is .
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Factor out of .
Rewrite as plus
Apply the distributive property.
Factor out the greatest common factor from each group.
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Group the first two terms and the last two terms.
Factor out the greatest common factor (GCF) from each group.
Factor the polynomial by factoring out the greatest common factor, .
Reduce the expression by cancelling the common factors.
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Cancel the common factor of .
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Cancel the common factor.
Rewrite the expression.
Cancel the common factor of .
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Cancel the common factor.
Divide by .
Expand using the FOIL Method.
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Apply the distributive property.
Apply the distributive property.
Apply the distributive property.
Simplify and combine like terms.
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Simplify each term.
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Multiply by by adding the exponents.
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Move .
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Rewrite as .
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Subtract from .
Simplify (20y^8+16y^7-4y^6)/(4y^6)
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