# How do you simplify sqrt(x^12)?

Sep 23, 2015

=color(blue)(x^6

#### Explanation:

$\sqrt{{x}^{12}}$ , represents the square root of ${x}^{12}$

Square root is also called as second root , it is a half power (color(blue)(1/2)

So, it can be re written as:

sqrt(x^12) = x^((12) *color(blue)( 1/2

=color(blue)(x^6