Consider the form . Find a pair of integers whose product is and whose sum is . In this case, whose product is and whose sum is .

Write the factored form using these integers.

Cancel the common factor.

Divide by .

Simplify (p^2-4p-32)/(p+4)

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# Simplify (p^2-4p-32)/(p+4)

Consider the form . Find a pair of integers whose product is and whose sum is . In this case, whose product is and whose sum is .

Write the factored form using these integers.

Cancel the common factor.

Divide by .

Simplify (p^2-4p-32)/(p+4)