# How do you simplify: x/square root of 2?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 24, 2015

You rationalize the denominator.

#### Explanation:

Your expression looks like this

The only option available to you when it comes to simplify this expression is to *rationalize the denominator*.

You can do this by multiplying the numerator and the denominator by

Thus, the simplified form of your initial expression is