Square root and simplest form

Is that in simplest form? There is probably something else I can do but I can't spot anything

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**uperkurk**
Is that in simplest form? There is probably something else I can do but I can't spot anything

It really depends upon you mean by *simplest form*.

You can say .

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**Plato** It really depends upon you mean by

*simplest form*.

You can say

.

But would that be classed as "simpler" or just equally similar?

Write in simplest radical form: and I have no idea how to go about this.

**EDIT** is this a start?

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**uperkurk** But would that be classed as "simpler" or just equally similar?

Well, I did say it depends on who is asking.

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**uperkurk** Write in simplest radical form:

and I have no idea how to go about this.

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**Plato** Well, I did say it depends on who is asking.

I was actually asking you, in your opinion, which would you prefer to see?

also did you mean ?

Also I can see how you worked it out, thanks.

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**Plato** Well, I did say it depends on who is asking.

hello,

I don't want to pick at and you but...

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**uperkurk** I was actually asking you, in your opinion, which would you prefer to see?

also did you mean

?

Also I can see how you worked it out, thanks.

... probably you mean:

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**earboth** ... probably you mean:

wha?!!! now I'm mega confused...

?

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**earboth** hello,

I don't want to pick at and you but...

I don't know what I was thinking. Of course it is 56.

But so