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SQRT: Excel Formulae Explained

How do you use SQRT in Excel?

To use the SQRT function in Excel, you need to enter the following into a cell: =SQRT(number)

Where "number" is the number you want to find the square root of.

For example, if you wanted to find the square root of 64, you would enter:

=SQRT(64)

This would return the value 8.

What is the syntax of SQRT in Excel?

The syntax of SQRT in Excel is "=SQRT(number)". This function will calculate the square root of the number entered into the cell.

What is an example of how to use SQRT in Excel?

The SQRT function in Excel is used to calculate the square root of a number. The syntax for the function is SQRT(number), where "number" is the number you want to calculate the square root of. For example, if you wanted to calculate the square root of 64, you would use the following formula:

=SQRT(64)

This would return the result of 8.

When should you not use SQRT in Excel?

There are a few occasions when you should not use SQRT in Excel. One is when you are trying to calculate the square root of a negative number, which will result in an error. Another is when you are trying to calculate a square root of a number that is too large or too small for Excel to handle. In this case, you will see a #NUM! error.

What are some similar formulae to SQRT in Excel?

There are a few similar formulae to SQRT in Excel. One is the ABSOLUTE value function, which returns the absolute value of a number. Another is the POWER function, which raises a number to a power. The SQRT function returns the square root of a number. Finally, the ROUND function rounds a number to a certain number of decimal places.

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