# Difference between revisions of "2013 AMC 12A Problems/Problem 4"

$\frac{2^{2014}+2^{2012}}{2^{2014}-2^{2012}}$

We can factor a ${2^{2012}}$ out of the numerator and denominator to obtain

$\frac{2^{2012}*(2^2+1)}{2^{2012}*(2^2-1)}$

Both the ${2^{2012}}$ terms cancel, so we get

$\frac{(2^2+1)}{(2^2-1)}=\frac{5}{3}$, which is C