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the expression under the radical sign 


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an equation that contains a root of a variable 


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binomials of the form [image] and [image] where a,b,c, and d are rational numbers 


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in a right triangle, the side opposite the right angle, and always the longest side 


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two sides of a right triangle that are not opposite the right angle 


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exchange of the phrases after if and then in an ifthen statement 


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phrase that contains a radical 


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rationalize the denominator 

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multiply the numerator and denominator by a factor that eliminates radicals in the denominator 

