# How do you simplify sqrt(10)?

May 6, 2018

$\sqrt{10}$ is already in simplest form.

#### Explanation:

The prime factorisation of $10$ is:

$10 = 2 \cdot 5$

Since no factor is repeated, the square root cannot be simplified.

It is an irrational number a little larger than $3 = \sqrt{9}$.