# Simplifying Surds

#### What's Included

• Smart Notebooks Presentation
• Activ Inspire Flipchart
• Lesson Plan
• Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
• Differentiated Worksheet

# Simplifying Surds

Students learn about a surd and how it can be simplified using square factors.  To consolidate and extend learning students evaluate calculations by simplifying each term.
##### Differentiated Learning Objectives
• All students should be able to understand the meaning of an Irrational number
• Most students should be able to understand the meaning of an Irrational number and simplify surds
• Some students should be able to simplify products and quotients involving surds

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