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square root of 80 =

Find a perfect square of 80 > 16 x 5 = 80

square root of 16 x 5 > square root of 16 square root of 5

Answer: 4, root 5

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<font size="2" color="black" face="Arial">This answer is pronounced as "five, root three". It is proper form to put the radical at the end of the expression. Not only is "" non-standard, it is very hard to read, especially when hand-written. And write neatly, because "" is not the same as "".</font>

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