The fifth in a series of reference pages detailing basic mathematical skills necessary for success in college mathematics. Radicals covers simplification of square roots, the operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Also discussed are the relationship between radicals and fractional exponents, as well as how to rationalize denominators. Step-by-step instructions are given, followed by worked out examples.
This is a great reference for students who need to brush up on their basic skills in order to be successful in algebra courses.