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Apply the distributive property.

Apply the distributive property.

Apply the distributive property.

Simplify each term.

Multiply .

Raise to the power of .

Raise to the power of .

Use the power rule to combine exponents.

Add and .

Rewrite as .

Use to rewrite as .

Apply the power rule and multiply exponents, .

Combine and .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Divide by .

Simplify.

Rewrite using the commutative property of multiplication.

Combine using the product rule for radicals.

Combine using the product rule for radicals.

Multiply .

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

Raise to the power of .

Raise to the power of .

Use the power rule to combine exponents.

Add and .

Rewrite as .

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Apply the power rule and multiply exponents, .

Combine and .

Cancel the common factor of .

Cancel the common factor.

Divide by .

Simplify.

Subtract from .

Reorder and .

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Move .

Simplify ( square root of c- square root of d)^2