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evy15

  • 3 years ago

simplify the equation 2/2+√3

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  1. Jusaquikie
    • 3 years ago
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    multiply top and bottom by \[2-\sqrt{3}\] which is called the conjagate

  2. Jusaquikie
    • 3 years ago
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    that will remove your radical from the denomonator and make life easier

  3. Aperogalics
    • 3 years ago
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    @evy15 this process is known as rationalization:)

  4. evy15
    • 3 years ago
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    ok. working it out and will post my answer in a bit

  5. Jusaquikie
    • 3 years ago
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    \[\frac{ 2 }{2+\sqrt{3} }\times \frac{ 2-\sqrt{3} }{2-\sqrt{3} }\]

  6. Jusaquikie
    • 3 years ago
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    \[\frac{ 2(2-\sqrt{3}) }{( 2+\sqrt{3})(2-\sqrt{3}) } = \frac{ 4-2\sqrt{3} }{ 4-3} = 4-2\sqrt{3}\]

  7. evy15
    • 3 years ago
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    yeah this is what I got, thank u so much

  8. Jusaquikie
    • 3 years ago
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    np good luck with the rest of your homework.

  9. evy15
    • 3 years ago
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    thanks

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