Math Help - Algeb Problem

1. Algeb Problem

Show That $\sqrt{8+2\sqrt{15}}$ in $(\sqrt{a}+\sqrt{b})$ this way.

2. Re: Algeb Problem

Originally Posted by srirahulan
Show That $\sqrt{8+2\sqrt{15}}$ in $(\sqrt{a}+\sqrt{b})$ this way.
Try to solve $8+2\sqrt{15}=(\sqrt{a}+\sqrt{b})^2$ (i.e., find one simple solution).

P.S. Why do you call "algebra," "algeb"? I've seen this word a number of times on this forum.