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Simplification of Expressions
This simulation will help you learn how to simplify linear expressions.

Consider an example:

  1. 2(4x+3x)+3x

  2. 8x+6x+3x

  3. 14x+3x

  4. 17x

Note that

  • You can use only one letter for variable notation.

  • To designate multiplication, you can use either asterisk "∙" or, when multiplying by a variable, use concatenate operands (2∙x=2x ).

  • You can use parentheses whenever you need.

  • Note that "/" is not a fraction separator, it is only a divide sign, and its priority is equal to the priority of multiplication operator. 1/5∙3=(1/5)∙3, not (1/(5∙3)

  • You can either use fractions in the form of "integral_part nominator/denominator" (e.g. 2 3/5), or conventional decimal fractions (e.g. 3.14).

  • If your quotients are integers, the answer will be given in the form of a fraction (see above), otherwise, it will come in the form of a decimal fraction.

  • In case the decimal fractions are used, the value of maximal deviation of the user's given root from the exact root is 1e-2.

  • NB: Blank space is treated as a plus; consequently, you may not place spaces where they are not needed (e.g. before or after the character that is used to designate a variable). If an error message appears, make sure that the equation contains no extra spaces.

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