Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-32184-874-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-32184-874-1

Chapter 10 - Exponents and Radicals - Review Exercises: Chapter 10 - Page 693: 2



Work Step by Step

If $a=1$ and $b=1,$ then the expression $\sqrt{a+b}=\sqrt{1+1}=\sqrt{2},$ while the expression $\sqrt{a}+\sqrt{b}=\sqrt{1}+\sqrt{1}=1+1=2.$ Hence, the given statement is $\text{ FALSE .}$
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.