Simplify: 4x(6-x) / 2x^2(x-6)any help is greatly appreciated!(:

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Using `6 - x = -1(x-6)` and factoring `4x=2*2x` and `2x^2=2x*x`

`(4x(6-x))/(2x^2(x-6))=-2/x` Cancelling (x-6) and 2x

So our final answer is `-2/x`

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