# How do you simplify #2 sqrt(3) *times* (5 sqrt(2) + 5 sqrt(5))#?

##### 1 Answer

Sep 3, 2017

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

You cannot add unlike square roots, but you can multiply them. The only thing to do here is to distribute

Likewise,

Add these together, and

Because neither of the numbers under the radicals in the answer have a perfect square as a multiple, this is the simplest answer you can get.