# How would you simplify #3sqrt5#?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 3, 2018

#### Explanation:

The form

It is possible to express the same value as a single square root:

#3sqrt(5) = sqrt(3^2)sqrt(5) = sqrt(3^2 * 5) = sqrt(45)#

However, this is not usually considered the simplest form. We would normally simplify