# Simplifying Roots

• January 21st 2013, 05:33 PM
sakonpure6
Simplifying Roots
How would you simplify the following, I forgot >.<

(2-√2) / (3+√2)

I don't see where to start.

Thank you in advance !!
• January 21st 2013, 05:44 PM
Plato
Re: Simplifying Roots
Quote:

Originally Posted by sakonpure6
How would you simplify the following, I forgot >.<
(2-√2) / (3+√2)
[COLOR=#333333]I don't see where to start. /COLOR]

Multiply both by $3-\sqrt{2}$