# Thread: square root

1. ## square root

How would you simplify the square route of 117 ?

I appreciate any help.
Thanks

2. best I got was 3 sqrt 13

9*13=117, sqrt of 9=3, sqrt of 13 stays as is

3. alright, that makes sense.

Thanks

4. Originally Posted by dearjohn
How would you simplify the square route of 117 ?

I appreciate any help.
Thanks
$=\sqrt{117}$

$=\sqrt{9.13}$

$=3\sqrt{13}$