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To two decimal places, the square roots of 29 are 5.39 and -5.39. Multiplying either of these roots by itself equals 29, therefore satisfying the definition of a square root. More »

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The square root of 2 is approximately 1.41. Like all square roots of nonperfect square numbers, the square root of 2 is an irrational number, so the decimal never ends and never falls into a repeating pattern. More »

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A square root is the result of "unsquaring" a number, or the reversal of the process of squaring. The root is, as its name implies, a squared number reduced to its most basic form. More »

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The principal square root of 160 is 12.65 to two decimal places. The other square root of 160 is minus 12.65 to two decimal places. All real numbers have two square roots, one of which is the negative of the other. More »

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Rounded to two decimal places, the square root of 34 is 5.83. It is not possible to simplify the radical ?34 because the number 34 does not have any perfect square factors. More »

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The principal (positive) square root of 54 is 7.35 to two decimal places. There is also a negative square root, which is -7.35 to two decimal places. More »

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The numerical value of the square root of 11 is approximately 3.317, although the exact number has many more decimal places. Because 11 is a prime number, the square root of 11 cannot be written in a simplified form by f... More »

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