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    simplify surd help?

    can someone please help me to simplify this please?


     \frac{2+ \sqrt4 - \sqrt2}{2\sqrt2} would I multiply top and bottom by  \sqrt2 ?
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    Hello,
    Quote Originally Posted by Tweety View Post
    can someone please help me to simplify this please?


     \frac{2+ \sqrt4 - \sqrt2}{2\sqrt2} would I multiply top and bottom by  \sqrt2 ?
    Simplify \sqrt{4}=2
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    Quote Originally Posted by Moo View Post
    Hello,

    Simplify \sqrt{4}=2

    so is this the correct answer;

     \frac{2\sqrt2 + \sqrt8 - 2}{4}
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tweety View Post
    so is this the correct answer;

     \frac{2\sqrt2 + \sqrt8 - 2}{4}
    Please excuse me, I edited my first post quite quickly, but it looks like it was not quickly enough =)
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