How do you divide 1/sqrt(2)?

Apr 30, 2018

$\frac{\sqrt{2}}{2}$. See details below

Explanation:

1/sqrt2=(1·sqrt2)/(sqrt2·sqrt2)=sqrt2/2

Apr 30, 2018

$\frac{\sqrt{2}}{2}$

Explanation:

Assuming you want to rationalise the denominator: we multiply by the root:

$\frac{1}{\sqrt{2}}$

$\to \frac{1}{\sqrt{2}} \times \frac{\sqrt{2}}{\sqrt{2}} \to \frac{\sqrt{2}}{2}$