Posted by **pat** on Sunday, October 26, 2008 at 2:43pm.

Why is it important to simplify radical expressions before adding or subtracting? How is adding radical expressions similar to adding polynomial expressions? How is it different? Provide a radical expression for your classmates to simplify. Consider participating in the discussion by simplifying your classmates’ expressions. Detail what would have happened if the expression was not simplified first.

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- Algebra 2/ Radicals - Why is it important to simplify radical expressions before...
- algebra - Why is it important to simplify radical expressions before adding or ...
- ALGEBRA - Why is it important to simplify radical expressions before adding or ...
- AlgebraII - Why is it important to simplify radical expressions before adding or...
- AlgebraII - Why is it important to simplify radical expressions before adding or...
- MATH - What is the index of a radical? When working with radicals, can the ...
- math - Why is it important to simplify radical expressions before adding or ...
- Math117 - Why is it important to simplify radical expressions before adding or ...
- math - Why is it important to simplify radical expressions before adding or ...
- algebra - How is adding radical expressions similar to adding polynomial ...