# Rewrite in Standard Form 5/(2+4i)

Multiply the numerator and denominator of by the conjugate of to make the denominator real.
Multiply.
Combine.
Simplify the numerator.
Apply the distributive property.
Multiply by .
Multiply by .
Simplify the denominator.
Expand using the FOIL Method.
Apply the distributive property.
Apply the distributive property.
Apply the distributive property.
Simplify.
Multiply by .
Multiply by .
Multiply by .
Multiply by .
Raise to the power of .
Raise to the power of .
Use the power rule to combine exponents.
Simplify each term.
Rewrite as .
Multiply by .
Cancel the common factor of and .
Factor out of .
Factor out of .
Factor out of .
Cancel the common factors.
Factor out of .
Cancel the common factor.
Rewrite the expression.
Split the fraction into two fractions.
Cancel the common factor of and .
Factor out of .
Cancel the common factors.
Factor out of .
Cancel the common factor.
Rewrite the expression.
Divide by .
Rewrite in Standard Form 5/(2+4i)
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