## jjwalton04 one year ago Simplify square root of 3 multiplied by the fifth root of 3. please EXPLAIN

1. jjwalton04

$Simplfy \left( \sqrt{3} \right)\left( ^5\sqrt{3} \right)$

2. triciaal

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3. triciaal

the nth root is the same as raising the base to a fractional exponent. The square root is the second root so to the power 1/2. The 2 is not written. When you multiply numbers/variables with the same base add the exponents. apply to this problem 3^1/2*3^1/5 = 3^(1/2 +1/5)

4. triciaal

next time do not just post a question and leave!

5. jjwalton04

sorry