Section_11.1[2] - a a-5 2 y x New Rule New Rule When you...

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Section 11.1 Simplifying Radical Expressions
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Some terminology 13 x 3 + x
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RULE 1: No perfect squares under the radical! Rewrite each expression so the perfect square isn’t under the radical It might be helpful to make a factor tree 50 18 180 5 -
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Simplify ( hint: Take care of the numbers; then work with variables ) 3 27 n 7 60
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Unformatted text preview: a a-5 2 y x New Rule! New Rule! When you are multiplying, you can combine radical expressions! (THIS WON’T WORK FOR ADDITION!!!!) But you might not always want to go there right away. 16 9 ⋅ c c 6 3 5 ⋅ Simplify 3 2 10 6 5 2 a a ⋅ 52 13 HW # _____ P581 (1-23 odd)...
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This note was uploaded on 05/16/2011 for the course ALGEBRA 098 taught by Professor Johnson during the Spring '09 term at Grand Valley State.

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