what are surds

Asked by  | 12th Jun, 2008, 10:29: PM

Expert Answer:

Hi Moinsaj,

A surd is a square root which cannot be reduced to a whole number.

Eg:  41/2 is not a surd but 51/2 is a surd

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Answered by  | 13th Jun, 2008, 08:57: AM

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