# How do you add sqrt 3 -sqrt 1?

You can't add these any more, you can just simplify $\setminus \sqrt{3}$
$\setminus \sqrt{3} - \setminus \sqrt{1} = \setminus \sqrt{3} - \left(1\right)$
$\setminus \sqrt{1} = \left(1\right)$
$\setminus \sqrt{3}$ cant be simplified any more
$\implies \sqrt{3} - 1$