Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing


  • 4 years ago

Create your own binomial expression with a radical in the second term. Part 1: Identify its conjugate and explain, in complete sentences, why it is the conjugate. (1 point) Part 2: Multiply your original binomial expression and its conjugate. What happened to the radicals and why? (1 point

  • This Question is Closed
  1. jimmyrep
    • 4 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 2

    x-sqrt2 conjugate = x + sqrt2 (x-sqrt2)(x+sqrt2) = x^2 -xsqrt2 +xsqrt2 - 2 = x^2 - 2 the radicals are eliminated during the multiplaction

  2. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy