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# What is the square root of -24?

## Answer

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###### January 09, 2009 12:33PM

The square root of -24 is the same thing as the square root of -1, times the square root of 24. So, the square root of -1 is called 'i'. and the square root of 24 is equal to 2 times the square root of 6. Therefore, the square root of -24 is equal to:

2i* square root of 6.

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The idea is to take any perfect square out of the square root
sign. root(24) = root(4 x 6) = root(4) x root(6) = 2 x
root(6).
The idea is to take any perfect square out of the square root sign.
root(24) = root(4 x 6) = root(4) x root(6) = 2 x root(6).
The idea is to take any perfect square out of the square root sign.
root(24) = root(4 x 6) = root(4) x root(6) = 2 x root(6).
The idea is to take any perfect square out of the square root sign.
root(24) = root(4 x 6) = root(4) x root(6) = 2 x root(6).