### Archimedes and Numerical Roots

The problem is how did Archimedes calculate the lengths of the sides of the polygons which needed him to be able to calculate square roots?

### Rationals Between...

What fractions can you find between the square roots of 65 and 67?

### Root to Poly

Find the polynomial p(x) with integer coefficients such that one solution of the equation p(x)=0 is $1+\sqrt 2+\sqrt 3$.

# Deep Roots

##### Age 14 to 16 Challenge Level:

Find integer solutions to: $${{\sqrt{a + b\sqrt{x}}} + {\sqrt{c + d\sqrt{x}}}} ={ 1}$$

Hint: As everything on the left is positive and the total is 1, there are only a few cases to consider.