Adding and subtracting surds (10A)
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Adding and subtracting surds (10A)
Indices and surds (Year 10)
Year 10
This is the next video in the Year 10 Advanced series looking at surds. Having taken a look at what surds are and how to simplify them, we now look at adding and subtracting them. Using the ideas from algebra, we learn to ensure that we add "like surds". There are a number of worked examples all backed with clearly explained theory.
Published: July 3, 2020
Length: 09 mins and 45 seconds
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