the square root

 

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the square root

 

the square root of a number is that smaller part of the number which, when multiplied by itself, becomes the number

 

example

 

three is the square root of nine

 

because three multiplied by itself equals nine

 

the square root of three is

1.7320508075688772935274463415059

 

and the square root of the number above is 1.316074012952492460819218901797

 

you can carry on squaring the square root of three forever