Syntax

SQRT(x)

Arguments

  • x (any numeric type)

Return Value

Decimal: the square root of x.

Examples

SQRT(4) (equivalent to POWER(4, 0.5)): 2.0

SQRT(3) : 1.73

SQRT(2) : 1.41

SQRT(1) : 1.00

SQRT(0) : 0.00

SQRT(-1) (or any negative number): NaN ("not a number")

See Also

MOD(), POWER()

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