The square root of 244 is 15.6204993518. To obtain the square of the number 244, users should multiply 15.6204993518 by 15.6204993518.
244 is an imperfect square since the square root of it does not result in a whole number. Perfect squares result in the original number when the square root is derived. For instance, 2 times 2 = 4, so the square root of 4 is 2. This is an example of a perfect square. The mathematical symbol used in a square root equation is called a radical. While determining the square root of perfect squares is simple by hand, imperfect squares are harder to figure without a calculator.