Simplify √50/2

##### Simplify term 1:

 √50 √2

Rationalize our term by multiplying the numerator and denominator by √2
 √50 √2
 ·
 √2 √2

##### The denominator is simplified by eliminating our radical sign:

 √50√2 2

##### The product of two square roots is the square root of the product:

 √100 2

From our Square Root Calculator, we see that √100 = 10
Since √100 = 10, our new fraction for term 1 is
 10 2

We can reduce 10 and 2
From our GCF Calculator, we see that the highest number that reduces 10 and 2 is 2.
Our numbers reduce as follows: 10 ÷ 2 = 5 and 2 ÷ 2 = 1

 5 1

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The √ symbol that is used to denote square root or nth roots
an nth root of a number x is a number r which, when raised to the power n, yields x
n√x
square root
a factor of a number that, when multiplied by itself, gives the original number
√x