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posted by Anonymous
What is the square of 12?
To me that makes no sense so please help me

Ms. Sue
The square of a number is the number multiplied by itself.
12 * 12 = 144 
Anonymous
But 12 has hno suare root

Ms. Sue
12 does have a square root: √12 = 3.461016
But that has nothing to do with the square of 12.
Study this site.
http://www.mathsisfun.com/definitions/squarenumber.html 
Anonymous
Thanks

Ms. Sue
You're welcome.
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