Apply the distributive property.

Combine and .

Cancel the common factor of .

Factor out of .

Cancel the common factor.

Rewrite the expression.

Apply the distributive property.

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Simplify each term.

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .

Combine and .

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

Factor out of .

Factor out of .

Factor out of .

Add and .

To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .

Combine and .

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

Factor out of .

Factor out of .

Factor out of .

Factor out of .

Apply the distributive property.

Rewrite using the commutative property of multiplication.

Move to the left of .

Multiply by by adding the exponents.

Move .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Factor by grouping.

For a polynomial of the form , rewrite the middle term as a sum of two terms whose product is and whose sum is .

Factor out of .

Rewrite as plus

Apply the distributive property.

Factor out the greatest common factor from each group.

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, .

Factor out of .

Rewrite as .

Factor out of .

Simplify the expression.

Rewrite as .

Move the negative in front of the fraction.

Reorder factors in .

Multiply (j^2-2j)((-j+5)/2)