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posted by cindy .
i need to simplify the square root of 600 and the answer is 2 times the square root of 2 divided by 3

I don't think your answer is correct.
We can write 600 as 6*100
So, we can also write the sqaure root of 600 as:
sqrt(600)=sqrt(6*100)
= sqrt(6)*sqrt(100)
The square root of 100 is 10, so we get that:
sqrt(600)=10*sqrt(6)
This is the simplest way to write the square root of 600
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