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C) Condition 3 is violated. We multiply numerator and denominator by 12x; the effect is to multiply the expression by 1, so its value is unchanged, but the denominator is left free of radicals. 6 6 12x 612x 312x ϭ ؒ ϭ ϭ x 2x 12x 12x 12x (D) Condition 4 is violated. First we convert to rational exponent form. 8x4 81ր3x4ր3 ϭ B y y1ր3 y2ր3 3 Multiply by y2ր3 ‫ ؍‬1. ϭ 2x4ր3y2ր3 y x 4ր3 ‫ ؍‬xx 1ր3 ϭ 2xx1ր3y2ր3 y Write in radical form. ϭ 2x 2xy2 y 3 MATCHED PROBLEM 7 Write in simplified radical form.

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