# How do you simplify #sqrt3+5sqrt3#?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 22, 2017

#### Explanation:

#"simplifying radicals is analagous to simplifying algebraic terms"#

#"that is " x+5x" or " color(red)(1)x+5x=6x#

#rArrcolor(red)(1)sqrt3+5sqrt3=6sqrt3#

#" we leave " sqrt3" as an exact value rather than 'rounding' it"#