Posted by **PAVLEEN** on Sunday, February 28, 2010 at 7:04pm.

what is square roots

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**Sarah**, Sunday, February 28, 2010 at 7:54pm
a square root of a number x is a number r such that r2 = x, or, in other words, a number r whose square (the result of multiplying the number by itself) is x.

For example:

square route of 16 = 4 because the square of 4 = 4 X 4 or 16

Hope that helps!

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