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## How do you type the square root symbol?

– Position the pointer in the place where you want the square root symbol inserted. – Press and hold down the Alt key and type 251 from the numeric keypad. The symbol (√) will be inserted into your text as soon as you release your finger from the Alt code.

## How do you square in Word?

To type the squared symbol on Microsoft Word, click the superscript button (x²) in the Font group under the Home tab, and then type the number 2. You can also type 2 first and then select or highlight it before clicking the x² button.

## How do you type the root symbol on a laptop?

Hold down the “Alt” key and, at the same time, type in the number “251” on the number keypad. This will produce the square root symbol shown as “√.”

## What is the cube root symbol?

The cube root symbol is denoted by ‘^{3} √ ‘. In the case of square root, we have used just the root symbol such as ‘ √ ‘, which is also called a radical. Hence, symbolically we can represent the cube root of different numbers as: Cube root of 5 = ^{3} √ 5 Cube root of 11 = ^{3} √ 11 And so on.

## What is the number under the square root called?

The term (or number) whose square root is being considered is known as the radicand. The radicand is the number or expression underneath the radical sign, in this case 9.

## How do you write a square?

The verb “to square ” is used to denote this operation. Squaring is the same as raising to the power 2, and is denoted by a superscript 2; for instance, the square of 3 may be written as 3^{2}, which is the number 9.