## sarawr Group Title How do you find a square root? example √ 96 how do you get 4√ 6 ? one year ago one year ago

1. Callisto Group Title

$\sqrt{96} = \sqrt{16\times 6} = \sqrt{16}\times \sqrt{6} = ...$

2. sarawr Group Title

but why 16 and 6? and why is there a 4?

3. Rezz5 Group Title

$\sqrt{a^{2}*b}==a \sqrt{b}$

4. Gracie54321 Group Title

You need to get the highest square number which in this case is 16. There are no other square numbers higher than 16 that multiplied by another number will get you 96. The four Is there cause it is the square root of 16.

5. sarawr Group Title

and then what do you do after you get 16?

6. sarawr Group Title

oh, never mind :) thanks

7. Gracie54321 Group Title

No worries :)