# How do you multiply sqrt (2) * (6) ?

Jun 19, 2018

The whole numbers go in front of the square root sign

$6 \sqrt{2}$

Jun 19, 2018

$\sqrt{72}$

#### Explanation:

$\sqrt{2} \cdot 6$

$\implies \sqrt{2} \cdot \sqrt{{\left(6\right)}^{2}}$

$\implies \sqrt{2} \cdot \sqrt{36} = \sqrt{72}$