Surds like and unlike surds activity 1


Activity - Name of Activity

Like and Unlike activity

Estimated Time

40 minutes

Materials/ Resources needed

Paper sheets, cards, pen

Prerequisites/Instructions, if any

Know the meaning of radicand and order

Multimedia resources


Website interactives/ links/ simulations/ Geogebra Applets

Process (How to do the activity)

Students are provided with cards which has surds. then he will simplify surds. After simplification students with surds of same radicands are grouped together to get the like surds and unlike

Developmental Questions (What discussion questions)

Factorise the given number into simplest form.

Evaluation (Questions for assessment of the child)

  1. How do you find like and unlike surds in a group of surds?
  2. What is the difference between like and unlike surds?
  3. List out the 5 surds of same radicand and order.

Question Corner

Activity Keywords

To link back to the concept page Surds