Negative Square Root: Definition & Overview


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What is the negative square root of 64?

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Solve for x:

2x^2 - 200 = 0

2. Simplify the expression shown in the following image.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and attached worksheet will gauge your comprehension of a negative square root. Topics you will need to grasp in order to pass this quiz include solving square root equations and simplifying expressions.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to apply your knowledge of:

  • Negative square root formula
  • Solving for 'x' application
  • Evaluation of equations

Skills Practiced

  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about negative square roots in a different light
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve negative square roots practice problems
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding negative square roots and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding negative square roots

Additional Learning

The lesson Negative Square Root: Definition & Overview will boost your understanding of operations involving negative square roots. Read it to learn more about:

  • Definition of square root
  • Definition of an imaginary unit
  • Quadratic equations
  • Operations with imaginary numbers
  • Reading graphs