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Simplify the following expression by rewriting it as a single simple fraction in simplest form:

2. Relevant equations

not much just factoring and solving for P

3. The attempt at a solution

I tried to factor the fractions by multiplying the denominators with the numerators and after much writing on paper I came up with : (p+5)/(p^2-16) , I also came up with : (fp^2+p)/(p^3-16p)

I'm stumped here as to how much I have to factor or simplify or even even I did it right?

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# How do I simplify this fraction?

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