Simplifying radicals

by Fabian Sanchez

What does it mean to simplify Radicals?

The process of simplifying radicals is used to turn complicated or long square and cube roots down into simpler roots

How to simplify radicals.

First, you make a factor tree for the number in the root

Next, depending on what the root is(squared or cubed) you must find pairs in the factor tree

Then, every pair found is put outside the root any thing not pair will put back in the root