(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

I uploaded a picture of the question because I didn't want to confuse people from the way it looks because it is pretty long.

http://tinypic.com/r/2itpm39/5

2. Relevant equations

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3. The attempt at a solution

I went from the original equation and took an 'x' out of the first numerator and then got the reciprocal of the x^n and multiplied that through

1. Original Equation

2. (((x^n)-8)/((x^2n)+(2x^n)+1)) x ((x^2n)-(4x^n)-5)/(x^n)

I don't know what I can factor out from this point..

Please help and thanks

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# Simplifying Equations with Polynomial denominators/numerators

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