# Compound Surds

Algebra Level 1

Using the fact that $(\sqrt{x}+\sqrt{y})^2=x+y+2\sqrt{xy}$, find the square root of $5+\sqrt{24}$.
This number can be expressed in the form $\sqrt{a}+\sqrt{b}$, where $a\leq{b}$.

Find the value of $b-a$.

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