# How do you simplify sqrt(5a^3)?

Jul 7, 2015

See the explanation below.

#### Explanation:

$\sqrt{5 {a}^{3}}$ =

$\sqrt{{a}^{2}} \sqrt{a} \sqrt{5}$ =

Simplify $\sqrt{{a}^{2}}$ to $a$.

$a \sqrt{a} \sqrt{5}$ =

$a \sqrt{5 a}$