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hawkfalcon Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
What is a small(ish) number that can be rooted that fits into that? Like 9,16,25,36.
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broderick365 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
2 @hawkfalcon
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hawkfalcon Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Not 2, that can't be rooted. In this case you would use 16.
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hawkfalcon Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
For simplifying radicals, find a rootable number that fits into your radical an even amount of times. So, 16.
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hawkfalcon Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Then, 32/16 = 2, so you are left with a 2 in the radical, and the root of 16 outside of it.
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broderick365 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so the answer is 16 radical 2
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hawkfalcon Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
No, you have to root the 16, as you moved it outside of the radical. Think of it as \[\sqrt{16} * \sqrt{2} at this point. so \it would be 4\sqrt{2}\]
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hawkfalcon Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Does that make sense?
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broderick365 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yes thanks
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