# How do you simplify: the square root of 4/9?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 23, 2015

You take the square root of the denominator and of the numerator.

#### Explanation:

Start by writing out your initial expression

If you use the *quotient property* of radicals, you can write this expression as

Now, sicne both *perfect squares*

all you have to do is take the square root of both these numbers to get