# How do you simplify square root of Y to the 5th power?

Oct 12, 2015

$\sqrt{{y}^{5}} = {y}^{2} \sqrt{y}$
$\sqrt{{y}^{5}} = \sqrt{{y}^{2}} \cdot \sqrt{{y}^{2}} \cdot \sqrt{y}$
$\textcolor{w h i t e}{\text{XX}} = y \cdot y \cdot \sqrt{y}$
$\textcolor{w h i t e}{\text{XX}} = {y}^{2} \sqrt{y}$