# Easier Algebraic Solution

#### mmm4444bot

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I give Peter one-quarter credit for cleverness.

~ Mark

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I saw this a while ago, I got a kick out of it.

I also like the one where it has a triangle and says find x with x being the hypotenuse. The person circles x and writes beside it "found it."

#### pka

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You do understand that in today’s litigious mood you could be sued for not giving full credit! S/he did expand the expression. To avoid that we are now told to say “multiply out the following expression."

#### soroban

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Reduce: $$\displaystyle \L\:\frac{6}{8}$$

Answer: $$\displaystyle \:\frac{6}{8}$$

#### Denis

##### Senior Member
What is the square of 17?
Code:
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What is an hypotenuse?
A 100-cups coffee perculator that's perculating.

What is a matrix?
Mother doing back flips on the kitchen floor.

#### soroban

##### Elite Member

Since $$\displaystyle \frac{8}{0}\:=\:\infty$$, then $$\displaystyle \frac{\cup}{0}\:=\:\subset$$