Help With Radicals in Math?

Answer Algebra can be a difficult subject for middle and high school students alike as the year progresses and problems become more involved and difficult. Radicals can be especially complex because there... Read More »

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How to Simplify Radicals in Math Problems?

Simplifying radicals (i.e., the square root of 2 or the square root of 43) is a matter of factoring. Radicals are in their simplest form when there are no perfect squares underneath the square root... Read More »

How to Add Radicals?

A radical is a check-like mathematical symbol that indicates a square root of a number within the radical. The square root of a number is the value that can be multiplied times itself to equal that... Read More »

How to Double Radicals?

Radicals are mathematical symbols that are also commonly referred to as "roots." The number under a radical is the radicand, and an exponent to the left of a radical is the index. Radicals are used... Read More »

How to Multiply Using Radicals?

Math students in high school and college algebra and calculus courses frequently have to multiply values containing radicals. Radicals are symbols that resemble check marks. When placed over a valu... Read More »