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 TOPICS This page: exponents & radicals exponents radicals Radicals These problems require knowledge of the rules and properties of radicals. Related Resources Interactive resources from our Math Tools project: Algebra: Radicals The closest match in our Ask Dr. Math archives: Middle School: Square Roots NCTM Standards: Algebra Standard for Grades 9-12 Access to these problems requires a Membership. Don't Be Square - Ethel Breuche Algebra, difficulty level 1. Use pattern recognition and square roots to find the sum of two numbers. ... more>> Poolish Pride? - Steve Risberg Algebra, difficulty level 3. Two competitive brothers build rectangular pools of similar shape but different size. Given some information relating the lengths and widths, find the area of the larger pool. ... more>> A Space Diagonal - Terry Trotter, MATHCOUNTS Algebra, difficulty level 2. Find the space diagonal of a certain cube in a sequence of cubes. ... more>> Two Ladders - Terry Trotter Algebra, difficulty level 2. Find the lengths of two ladders, then find their "differences." ... more>> What's the Point? - Steve Risberg Algebra, difficulty level 3. Find all points on a given line such that they are a specified distance from two points in the plane. ... more>> Page:  1

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