d2=2536

Take the square root of both sides of the equation to eliminate the exponent on the left side.

d=±2536

Simplify the right side of the equation.

Rewrite 2536 as 2536.

d=±2536

Simplify the numerator.

Rewrite 25 as 52.

d=±5236

Pull terms out from under the radical, assuming positive real numbers.

d=±536

d=±536

Simplify the denominator.

Rewrite 36 as 62.

d=±562

Pull terms out from under the radical, assuming positive real numbers.

d=±56

d=±56

d=±56

The complete solution is the result of both the positive and negative portions of the solution.

First, use the positive value of the ± to find the first solution.

d=56

Next, use the negative value of the ± to find the second solution.

d=-56

The complete solution is the result of both the positive and negative portions of the solution.

d=56,-56

d=56,-56

d=56,-56

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

d=56,-56

Decimal Form:

d=0.83‾,-0.83‾

Solve for d d^2=25/36