##### Rutgers/Lucent ALLIES IN TEACHING MATHEMATICS AND TECHNOLOGY Grant

*Using technology not simply to do things better, but to do better things.*

## Getting to the Root of the Problem

Given the relationship shown below, what is the value of (A + B)?

Be sure to explain all of your mathematical thinking, and don't forget to check your answer.

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