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## [Axiom-developer] [FAQ]

 From: Bill Page Subject: [Axiom-developer] [FAQ] Date: Wed, 26 Jan 2005 19:02:42 -0600

??changed:
-one of them, so we need to provide some help. In particular we need to tell
-Axiom how to expand square roots.
one of them, so we need to provide some help. In particular we need to
tell Axiom how to expand square roots. (Since $\sqrt{\ }$ is a multi-valued
function this rule is true only in a restricted sense for a particular
choice of branches. Consider $a=-1, b=-1$.)

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