Q: What is under the radical sign?

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The number under the radical sign (also known as the radical) is called the radican.

A number under a radical sign is known as a radicand.

A function that has a variable under a radical sign.

False

Not necessarily. If it is the same radical number, then the signs cancel out. Radical 5 times radical 5 equals 5. But if they are different, then you multiply the numbers and leave them under the radical sign. Example: radical 5 * radical 6 = radical 30

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The number under the radical sign (also known as the radical) is called the radican.

A number under a radical sign is known as a radicand.

A function that has a variable under a radical sign.

False

the number under the radical sign is called the radicand

the radical sign

Yes.

The discriminant.

"Radical x times radical x" could be interpreted as the square root of x times the square root of x - in which case the product would be x (the number under the radical sign)

Rudolff introduces the radical sign in 1525.

Not necessarily. If it is the same radical number, then the signs cancel out. Radical 5 times radical 5 equals 5. But if they are different, then you multiply the numbers and leave them under the radical sign. Example: radical 5 * radical 6 = radical 30

Christoff Rudolff was a German mathematician who introduced the radical sign in 1525