Posted by **lisa** on Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 9:13pm.

the difference between a square root inside a bracket and one outside a bracket

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**drwls**, Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 2:08am
If a number is outside the bracket, its square root is not taken.

If you are refering to the small superscript number in front of a radical sign, that indicates a root that is not the square root. 3 in front of a radical sign means cube root, for example.

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