# How do you simplify: - square root of 52?

Jul 24, 2015

=color(blue)(2sqrt13

#### Explanation:

Here we prime factorise $52$ in order to simplify the expression:

$\sqrt{52} = \sqrt{2 \cdot 2 \cdot 13}$
=sqrt(color(blue)(2^2)*13

=color(blue)(2sqrt13