# How do you simplify 3sqrt2 + sqrt50?

May 3, 2016

$3 \sqrt{2} + \sqrt{50} = 8 \sqrt{2}$

#### Explanation:

$3 \sqrt{2} + \sqrt{50}$

= $3 \sqrt{2} + \sqrt{2 \times \underline{5 \times 5}}$

= $3 \sqrt{2} + 5 \sqrt{2}$

= $8 \sqrt{2}$