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what is the work of the square root of 3 to the second power minus 5 divided by 8

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    3 - 5 = -2

    -2 / 8 = -0.25

  • Jack - math -

    You have now received 3 answers of -.25 from 3 different tutors.
    That answer is correct according to the way you posted the question.

    I also read it as:

    ((√3)^2 - 5)/8
    = -2/8 = -1/4 or -.25

    If you meant something different use brackets to establish the correct order of operations.

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