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## RonnyDeKoning Group Title How do i change this? -2 2 years ago 2 years ago

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1. RonnyDeKoning

$-2\div \sqrt{5} = (-2\sqrt{5})\div5$

2. RonnyDeKoning

I don't understand how that is equal.

3. gohangoku58

multiplying numerator and denominator by $$\sqrt5$$ $$\sqrt5$$$$\sqrt5=5$$

4. RonnyDeKoning

Do you have to multiple -2 too, if not, why?

5. gohangoku58

-2 remains as -2, from first step to last answer.....

6. gohangoku58

$$\huge \frac{-2\sqrt5}{\sqrt5\sqrt5}=\frac{-2\sqrt5}{5}$$

7. RonnyDeKoning

Oh my bad, ty, saw it wrong.

8. gohangoku58

no problem...