January 6th, 2017, 11:01 AM  #1 
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could someone explain this to me or send me to a video that would explain it? thanks

January 6th, 2017, 11:05 AM  #2 
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$\dfrac{\sqrt{18}}{3} = \dfrac{\sqrt{9\cdot 2}}{3} = \dfrac{3\sqrt{2}}{3} = \sqrt{2}$

January 6th, 2017, 11:10 AM  #3 
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January 6th, 2017, 11:25 AM  #4  
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January 6th, 2017, 11:36 AM  #5 
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$\sqrt{dudes}$ 
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January 13th, 2017, 12:26 PM  #10 
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Add the following radical expressions where a > 0 √36a+√25a+√16a 

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